Waist belt plate

Object Number: 
1946.380
Date: 
1866-1870
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 4.8 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: front, enclosed by circle border inside star: "GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC 1867 VETERAN 1866"; flanking star: "A/GR"
Description: 
Brass waist belt plate; curved, rectangular brass plate with hook and clip on back, and stamped mark on front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Margaret Walworth Tuller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group