Texas waist belt plate

Description
Southerners had a greater assortment of belt plates compared to Northerners. One example was this waist belt plate with the familiar lone star symbol for Texas.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
insignia
associated date
1851-1860
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall, bagged: 6 in x 3 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 9.525 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
AF*60670M
catalog number
60670M
accession number
223708
subject
Civil War
Army
Military
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Civil War
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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