Civil War Non-Dug Model 1839 U.S. Belt Plate
Civil War Non-Dug Model 1839 U.S. Belt Plate – Fine non-excavated, Civil War U.S. M1839 oval belt plate, in superior condition. This plate was an upper end plate as it was originally gilded; 50% to 60% of the original gilding remains on the brass face of the plate, as well as traces on the belt hooks on the back of the plate. The belt hooks are the triangular type and the adjustment hook is the flat, heavy bar variety. This is a great, non-dug plate.