BUCKLES & PLATES

ITEM # BP25                                               Excavated US Enlistedmen's Belt Plate. Stud hook buckle

                                                                           and a nice look. Found Central, Va.

                                                                           $295.00

ITEM # BP24                               Dug U.S. M - 1839 ' Baby ' U.S. Belt Plate. Not the best of condition with

                                                          edge loss and chipping to the rim buckle remains a fair example of this

                                                          harder to find plate. Found "Harpers Ferry Road, Antietam.

                                                          SOLD                       

ITEM # BP34                                             Excavated " Large " Confederate Forked Tongue Frame Buckle.

                                                                       Great patina and eye appeal, left as dug with minimal cleaning.

                                                                       Excellent example, believe found Vicksburg Campaign.

                                                                       $795.00

ITEM # BP33                             Dug US '1855 4 Piece Rifleman's Buckle. Digger bumps and bruises however

                                                        a good example that displays well. Recovered Stafford Co, Va.

                                                        SOLD          

ITEM # BP30                           US Cartridge Box Plate. Great non-dug example marked ' W.H.Smith Brooklyn.

                                                      $295.00

ITEM # BP28                                                     Dug U.S.Carbine Sling Buckle and Belt Tip.. Great buckle

                                                                                Found in the U.S.Camps near Brooke Station, Va.

                                                                                $125.00

ITEM # BP26                          Dug U.S. 1851 ' Officer's' Sword Belt Plate. Great looking plate with lots of

                                                      Gold Wash and early production # of 29. Provenance of Northern, Va.

                                                      $350.00

ITEM # BP25                                     Dug 1834 'N.C.O. and Bayonet Belt Plate. Great plate and one not

                                                                often encountered with battle scars and solid hooks. I believe

                                                                plate was found Stafford Co,Va.

                                                                $395.00

ITEM # BP17                                     Dug M-1839 " Baby " U.S. Belt Plate in good dug condition.

                                                               Buckle is missing one hook but overall nice shape. Found

                                                               1864 camp  Bermuda Hundred, Va.

                                                               $250.00

ITEM # BP10                                 " Iron Stud " U.S.Buckle. Scarce buckle and not encountered often.

                                                            Recovered near White House Landing,Va. Buckle has iron studs

                                                            full lead back and section of Belt Leather remaining. Nice !!.

                                                            $450.00

ITEM # BP5                               Confederate " Baby " Wishbone Frame Buckle. Scarce Buckle, and great

                                                        dug patina. Recovered C.S. Infantry Camp New Kent Co, Va.

                                                        No breaks or repairs

                                                        $1295.00                                             

ITEM # BP3                  U.S. M -1851 Officer's Sword Belt Plate. Non -Excavated plate with  plenty of Gold.

                                          Like example 646 in American Military Belt Plates by M. O'Donnell. Great looking

                                          Plate. Ex. Jerry Emberlin Collection.

                                          $375.00

ITEM # BP32                                 Dug US Eagle Shoulder Belt Plate. Dark patina and smooth back. Plate

                                                            has been punched, likely in an attempt to remain serviceable.

                                                            Found  Gettysburg, Pa.

                                                            SOLD

ITEM # BP18                               Dug Confederate Wreath for the " C.S." Two Piece Sword Belt Buckle.

                                                         Great condition and patina. Found C.S. Cavalry Camp Dinwiddie, Va.

                                                         SOLD

ITEM # BP21                            Dug Confederate " Snake " Buckle. Large 3 Piece Buckle and the style that

                                                      would have been Smuggled thru the Union Blockade for Confederate use.

                                                      Made by S.Isaac Campbell & Co, London. Nice Chocolate Brown Patina.

                                                      Found Fredericksburg, Va.

                                                      SOLD

ITEM # BP6                       Confederate ( Standard Frame ) Waist Belt Plate. Excellent condition plate with

                                                great patina and no problems of any kind. This one has a nice green patina

                                                and is a great example. Sweet !!!. Excavated Orange, Va.

                                                SOLD

ITEM # BP13                                   Confederate ' Large ' Wishbone Frame Buckle. Also known as the

                                                              ' Fork Tongue ' in excellent dug condition. Beautiful dark green

                                                              patina without defects or repairs of any kind. Great example

                                                              found Richmond,Va by David Manuel.

                                                              SOLD

ITEM # BP7                                   U.S. M-1851 Saber Belt Plate. Great looking plate with most of the

                                                            applied ' German Silver ' wreath intact. Uncommon for this plate.

                                                            The Keeper is not original to the plate however does add a nice

                                                            compliment. Both excavated Northern, Va.

                                                            SOLD

ITEM # BP16                          Confederate Cavalry Frame. Great looking Frame Buckle. Nice woods dug

                                                    Green Patina without defects of any kind. Buckle is figure VIII-4 in Plates

                                                    and ' Buckles of the American Military by Sydney Kerksis ' . Plate is the

                                                    Thin Style and the rarest of these Plates. Found near Bovina, Miss.

                                                    SOLD

ITEM # BP25                           Dug U.S.Cavalry " Double Marked " Carbine Sling Buckle. Great patina and

                                                      condition. Found near New Kent Court House, Va. Buckle is stamped

                                                      E.Gaylord Chicopee Mass. & T.J.Shepard.

                                                      SOLD

ITEM # BP12                              Ohio Volunteer Militia Belt Plate. Great looking buckle dug with hooks.

                                                         Buckle has a slight under curve which can be seen in the photo and is

                                                         non-distracting to this scarce plate. Excavated N. Virginia.

                                                          SOLD

ITEM # BP23                           Dug " Volunteer Maine Militia " Cartridge Box Plate. Smooth plate in great

                                                      excavated condition with full lead back however the attachment loops are

                                                      missing. Provenance of Gettysburg, Pa. Nice clean plate.

                                                      SOLD

ITEM # BP19                                U.S. M -1851 Enlistedman's Saber Belt Plate. Nice looking plate and

                                                          marked " U.S. Allegheny Arsenal " Excavated Stafford Co, Va.

                                                          SOLD