1850's United States Militia Officer's Belt and Buckle

1850's United States Militia Officer's Belt and Buckle

Code: uapg00024


Product Description


ARTIFACT: This is a United States Militia officer belt and buckle from the 1850s. The belt has a stitched and scalloped border on each edge and is a brilliant orange-red and white. The buckle shows an insignia in relief of an eagle clutching arrows and a laurel branch.

VINTAGE: Circa 1850s.

SIZE: Approximately 1-15/16" width (at buckle) and 37-1/2" length.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted/stained leather with brass.

ATTACHMENT: Belt buckle with rectangular loop and clip.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAEJX05 LDEJX8/10 SLCEJX4/16

CONDITION: 6- (Fine): Belt is somewhat brittle and shows heavy crackling but can still be folded. One loop is almost severed.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.