Shoulder belt with bayonet scabbard (3)

Object Number: 
1953.181a-c
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Leather, brass
Dimensions: 
Part (belt): 24 x 2 in. (61 x 5.1 cm)
Marks: 
printed: belt inside: "I REMSEN LANE/CO. "H" "
Description: 
Leather and brass shoulder belt; white buff leather with corner-cut, rectangular brass plate at left end that fastens to clip on right; belt terminates at left in V-shaped frog that contains triangular black leather bayonet scabbard with brass throat and tip.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, these objects were part of a uniform worn by I. Remsen Lane of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group