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Waist belt with percussion cap pouch

Waist belt with percussion cap pouch
Title
Waist belt with percussion cap pouch
Date 
1860-1870
Medium 
Leather, brass, tin
Dimensions 
Overall: 32 x 3 in. ( 81.3 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Leather, brass, and tin belt; white buff leather with rectangular brass plate at right end that fastens to clip on left; tin lettering applied to plate center; black leather pouch with loop on back fastended to left belt end, and double flaps with strap on outer flap that fastens to brass stud on bottom.
Object Number 
INV.11398e
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group