US Civil War cartridge box

Original Civil War US Leather Cartridge Box

Original Civil War US Leather Cartridge Box | The cartridge box, hinged and opening at the top, has “US” embossed in an oval on the front and two intact belt strap loops on the rear as well as a grommeted latch tab and filial knob. Brown leather lines the interior, and 20 cartridges can be held by tough fabric loops are on either side. The interior of the side embossed with “US” has two separate initial stamps on the leather below the cartridge loops which read “A.R. SMITH” and “WM&D”.

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  • Original Civil War US Leather Cartridge Box | The cartridge box, hinged and opening at the top, has “US” embossed in an oval on the front and two intact belt strap loops on the rear as well as a grommeted latch tab and filial knob. Brown leather lines the interior, and 20 cartridges can be held by tough fabric loops are on either side. The interior of the side embossed with “US” has two separate initial stamps on the leather below the cartridge loops which read “A.R. SMITH” and “WM&D”. The cartridge loops have an opening of approximately 14mm and the box measures 6.5″ x 4″.

  • Weight

    4lb.

    Height

    4"

    Width

    6.5"

    Depth

    2"

    Weight

    4lb.

    Height

    4"

    Width

    6.5"

    Depth

    2"

    Date

    19th Century

    Kind

    Collectibles, Ephemera, Equipment, Memorabilia, Militaria, Weapons

    Origin

    American

    Medium

    Leather

    Other

    Makers Mark

    Subject

    American Civil War