Framed set of military artifacts (12) from a British Revolutionary War site
Overall: 2 x 3 in. (5.1 x 7.6 cm)
Waist buckle inscribed "37"
Military artifacts excavated from the British Revolutionary War fort and campsite at Richmond, Staten Island; including brass scabbard points and scabbard hooks, a silver wire tassel from an officer's uniform, a bronze officer's shoe buckle impressed with a floral decorative design, an inscribed bronze shoe buckle, rectangular bronze belt plates with inscriptions, and a cartridge box badge cast in open work brass, with a design of the British crown cast above a circular body.
cast: (2), front of badge: "GR" (Royal cypher)
engraved: (5), front of belt plate: "GR" (Royal cypher)
engraved: (7), front of buckle: "37 R" (37th British regiment)
engraved: (11), front of belt plate: "37" (37th British regiment)
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