Complete NATIONAL GUARD OF PENNSYLVANIA SWORD PLATE with LEATHER BELT !!!
M1872 Hanger Type U.S. INFANTRY Buckle with standard issued M1874 Waist Belt.
This is a Solid Cast Brass N. G. P. Belt Buckle M1872 Pattern. Has a Nice Aged Patina, Un-Polished with No Damage as shown.
Buckle Measures : 3 1/16 Wide by 2 1/8 inches High. Belt complete maximum Length is 37 1/2 inches. Original holes are spaced 2 inches apart, with a couple custom holes added in the field.
Weighs 8.2 Ounces complete.
Book Ref.: American Military Belt Plates by O'Donnell and Duncan Campbell.