Z1896 Federal Regulation 1839 Pattern US Buckle (Round Studs)
Description: Here is an excellent US buckle recovered from the Vicksburg area. the face has a beautiful patina and nearly all of the lead solder is in place. This one has round cast brass studs that were silver plated at one time. This die pattern is distinctive of Boyd & Sons of Boston, Massachusetts.
Measures: 56 mm x 87 mm
Recovered: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Reference: O'Donnell & Campbell Plate No. 496