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Catalog Number 01271 g
Object Name Belt
Description American Civil War officer's belt and short harness worn by Major General Cyrus Bussey, Civil War. Leather with gilt stamping, bronze/brass buckle, snap hooks and other fittings. Buckle is rectangular shaped with a laural wreath surrounding a eagle with outspread wings. Now in five pieces. Extensive leather deterioration leaving red powder to fragmetns on anything it touches. Unstable. No Display. Object No: 1271g, boxed only
Source Hillis, C.B.
Received Date 06/08/1960
Collection Civil War
Search Terms Civil War