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Leather fragment

Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 57.2 cm )
Description: 
Thin, rectangular black leather fragment.
Object Number: 
1931.74
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
7089
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Rear sights (2)

Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Steel
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. ( 6.7 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Steel rear sights.
Object Number: 
INV.8668.1-2
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
7088
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

General's vehicle plate

Date: 
1918-1930
Medium: 
Iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 9 x 1/8 in. ( 15.2 x 22.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular iron plate with rounded corners; painted red with row of three white stars; paint has faded from two of the stars.
Object Number: 
1933.240
Gallery Label: 
This plate was used on a U.S. Army general's car in France as Commander of the 2nd Army.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1930
eMuseum Object ID: 
7029
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Strap w/hook fastener

Medium: 
metal, leather
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 4 x 8 in. ( 5.1 x 10.2 x 20.3 cm )
Object Number: 
INV.11674
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
7023
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Collection of boot hooks

Medium: 
metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 5 x 5 in. ( 2.5 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm )
Object Number: 
INV.11598AB
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
7020
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Belt w/buckle

Date: 
1850-1865
Medium: 
Leather, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 x 1 in. ( 63.5 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Leather and iron sling; black buff leather with iron buckle at one end.
Object Number: 
INV.11450
Gallery Label: 
This sling was probably part of a sword belt.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1865
eMuseum Object ID: 
7017
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Coat and trousers

Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 44 3/4 x 5 in. ( 113.7 x 12.7 cm )
Description: 
Leather and brass belt; brown leather with sling that suspends from brass loop fastened to belt, and with rectangular brass buckle at right end that fastens to holes on left; stitched loops on belt exterior.
Object Number: 
INV.11399
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
7015
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Holster

Date: 
1860-1875
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 4 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Leather and brass belt holster; dome-shaped brass fastener and stamped marks on front.
Object Number: 
INV.11768
Marks: 
stamped: front: "US" (inside oval border); front flap: "5"
Gallery Label: 
This holster was used with a revolver.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1875
eMuseum Object ID: 
6977
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Billfold

Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Leather, linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 4 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 1 x 11.1 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Dark brown leather billfold; inside, spine lined with light brown leather, compartment on each side lined with white linen, each compartment divided by leather partition.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Isidore L. Rosenzweig, in Memory of Bessie and Isidore L. Rosenzweig, 1978
Object Number: 
INV.8671vv
Gallery Label: 
This billfold was among the items found in the footlocker of William H. Paine, who served as a surveyor with the Army engineers during the Civil War. Paine was responsible for devising systems and tools to better facilitate the surveyor's tasks, including patenting a coiled steel tape measure.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
6971
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Arm band: U.S. Navy

Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Silk
Dimensions: 
overall (folded): 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 0.6 x 18.4 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Black silk Navy brassard (armband), with "U.S. NAVY" machine embroidered across the center in gold lettering.
Credit Line: 
Gift of H. Maxson Holloway, 1946
Object Number: 
INV.11391
Marks: 
embroidered: across center: "U.S. NAVY"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
6963
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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