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
Oval shaped metal, raised rim and raised “US” stamp.
This belt buckle was found on the battlefield at Winchester, Virginia.
A belt plate like this one would have been worn by a Union soldier.
Country: United States
War: Civil War