#1500-I'D1st TEXAS INFANTRY CIVIL WAR BUCKLE ON ORIGINAL BELT & HAT STAR For Sale

#1500-I'D1st TEXAS INFANTRY CIVIL WAR BUCKLE ON ORIGINAL BELT & HAT STAR


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#1500-I'D1st TEXAS INFANTRY CIVIL WAR BUCKLE ON ORIGINAL BELT & HAT STAR:
$12,500

ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL ORIGINAL TEXAS GUARDS 1st TEXAS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT COMPANY H ID'D TO W .M . FOSTER BUCKLE ON ORIGINAL LEATHER BELT .THE COMPANY WAS ORGANIZED IN ANDERSON COUNTY TEXAS AND WAS MUSTERED INTO CONFEDERATE SERVICE AT NEW ORLEANS ON JUNE 24TH 1861 BY Lt. JOHN G. DEVEROUX CSA .W.M FOSTER WAS CAPTURED AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2 1863 HE WAS SENT TO FT. DELAWARE ON JULY 7 1863 HE DIED IN PRISON ON OCT. 1863.IT COMES WITH THE ROSTER OF COMAPNY H WITH HIS NAME IN IT.THE BUCKLE MEASURES 2 3/4 INCHES BY 2 3/4 INCHES .ALSO A ENGRAVED STAR WITH TEXAS ON IT WITH A LINED NUMBER 1 IN THE CENTER WITH RAYS AROUND THE STAR.VERY NICE AGED PATINA STILL ATTACHED TO THE LEATHER BELT .THE BELT SHOWS SIGNS OF AGE AND USE.


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