RARE CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI WAIST BELT PLATE BUCKLE NON DUG RELICS X2 For Sale
RARE CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE MISSISSIPPI WAIST BELT PLATE BUCKLE NON DUG RELICS X2:
Super rare civil war Mississippi waist belt plates in original non excavated condition with a wonderful even mellow patina, plates are complete with tongues and belt loop bars and applied pewter stars. listed as plate 155 in Steve Mullinax Confederate belt buckles and plates. clipped corner sheet brass plate with applied star, these plates represent an early war effort by Mississippi to provide its new recruits with military belt buckles. a variety of plain plates were adorned with this same pewter star devise. these have a rarity of *8* which means at the time of publishing the author was only aware of 16-30 examples which makes these some of the most rare Confederate plate. I don't have any provenance on these, plates measure 61mm x 86mm this listing is for two plates, you will likely never have another chance to own another example let alone two, both plates do have some warpage and light bends, these will be the envy of any collection.