Antique American Civil War Brass Heart Horse Harness Belt Blanket Buckle Shield. Wonderful patina with heart retaining a slight reddish hue. 2 1/4" x 1 7/8" + 1/2 brass tab. Threaded through the buckle is a piece of leather that may be original to the piece. Heart has a 5/8 dent.
Age-related patina and some white marks as well as verdigris. Research varies whether this is a blanket roll buckle or horse harness buckle OR an ornamental shield that fit over the buckle to protect it and the horse's hair from getting tangled. Please examine photos closely as this item is not returnable.E photos and answer questions. From a pet and smoke free environment. Please examine photos closely as they are an integral part of this listing and this item is not returnable. It takes a sturdy box and plenty of cushioning to insure safe arrival. If there are any problems, please contact me. I love to have happy customers. Please examine photos carefully, as they are the best description. Utilize the super size and zoom features for a close up look.
The item "Antique American Civil War Brass Heart Horse Harness Belt Blanket Buckle Shield" is in sale since Saturday, February 13, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".
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