Cartridge Box W/sling
Leather, brass, iron
Overall: 6 5/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 16.8 x 19 cm )
Leather, brass, and iron cartridge box; white buff leather sling fastened through loops sewn to back and two iron buckles on front of rectangular black leather box with front flap that fastens to brass stud at box bottom; foliate brass lettering applied to front.; painted mark on belt interior.
cast, applied: flap: "NG/7" (7th NY National Guard)
painted: belt: "LB SMITH 8th Co. NG"
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