Belt w/metal clip; Buff Hall Carbine Sling; Mexican War
Leather, brass, iron
Overall: 31 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 80 x 8.3 cm )
Leather, brass, and iron carbine sling; white buff leather with rectangular brass buckle at one end, triangular brass tip at other end, and iron hook fastened to swivel that suspends from sling.
This sling was probably made for use with Hall-North percussion carbines, which were carried by American forces during the Mexican and Civil Wars.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.