Belt plate

Belt plate
Title
Belt plate
Date 
1865-1890
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 3 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 7.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Rectangular plate with crossed rifles, swords, cannons, and an anchor at corners.
Object Number 
X.340
Marks 
stamped: center: "GAR" (Grand Army of the Republic)
Gallery Label 
This plate was worn on a ceremonial belt by a member of the Grand Army of the Republic.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group