Original Civil War USN Officer’s Sword Belt and Belt Plate
Original Civil War USN Officer’s Sword Belt and Belt Plate – This fine example of the Civil War period USN Officer’s belt is in superior condition; both sword drops are present and strong, as are all brass elements; the belt proper is constructed of a high grade, folded or pleated leather. The so-called leather safe, behind both the belt plate and sword hanger are still in place and in excellent condition. The interlocking tongue and wreath style belt plate is in excellent condition, as well. This is a great rig and definitively Civil War period.