Original non -excavated Civil War eagle cross belt plate constructed of stamped brass with lead fill. These plates adorned the cartridge box shoulder sling. This example is maker marked “BOYD & SONS. BOSTON” on the reverse and retains both iron loops, one of which is slightly bent. A nice, marked example.
Comes housed in a 6 x 8 inch display case with red velvet backing and descriptive card.
Inventory Number: BEL 404 / SOLD