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United States Belt Plate
National Museum of American History, Behring Center

United States Belt Plate

Catalog #: 202755    Accession #: 35091
Credit: Armed Forces History, Division of History of Technology, National Museum of American History

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 2.25" H x 3.5" W x 0.25" D

Physical Description

Oval shaped metal, raised rim and raised “US” stamp.

Specific History

This belt buckle was found on the battlefield at Winchester, Virginia.

General History

A belt plate like this one would have been worn by a Union soldier.


Keywords

Country: United States
State: Virginia
War: Civil War
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