Civil War US BRASS BUCKLE LEATHER CARTRIDGE BOX

Original Civil War Longley US Brass Buckle Leather Cartridge Box

Original Civil War US Brass Buckle Leather Cartridge Box in fine condition

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  • Original Civil War US Brass Buckle Leather Cartridge Box in fine condition | Dimensions: 8″ x 6.5″ x 2.5″ |  This 1862 cartridge box is complete with the following:

    • the U.S. box plate (both attached via their original issue leather thongs)
    • Interior embossed with “Longley and Co. Lewiston , Ma 1862”
    • Both belt loops are present and well attached
    • Both side ears remain intact
    • The inner implement pouch is in strong condition, with original metal lined main compartments
    • The japanned sling buckles are present, and remain firmly in place and well-attached

    This cartridge box is in excellent condition considering age and use.  This item is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York.

  • Weight

    7lb.

    Height

    6"

    Width

    8"

    Depth

    5"

    Weight

    7lb.

    Height

    6"

    Width

    8"

    Depth

    5"

    Date

    19th Century

    Kind

    Collectibles, Ephemera, Equipment, Memorabilia, Militaria, Weapons

    Origin

    American

    Medium

    Leather

    Artist / Maker

    Longley and Co.

    Other

    Makers Mark

    Subject

    American Civil War