1800’s Militaria Dug

French & Indian War era Shoulder Belt Plate – SALE PENDING
$150.00 Excavated in Richmond, VA. French & Indian War era shoulder belt plate. Sand cast brass with integral hooks on rear. Marked with an F.  Similar to Figure 1 on Page 12 in book VIRGINIA MILITARIA OF THE CIVIL WAR by Howard R. Crouch. Example in book is marked JF and belonged to Colonel Joshua… Continue reading French & Indian War era Shoulder Belt Plate – SALE PENDING
Confederate Brass Scabbard Throat
$95.00 Marked with Roman Numerals.  Indicative of Confederate States Armory of Kenansville, NC.  Approximately 28mm by 47mm.
French Brass Roller Buckle
$25.00 Excavated in Europe and is either Crimean War or Franco-Prussian War.  Approximately 70mm by 25mm.  $25.00
US Model 1876 Prairie Wars Cartridge Belt Buckle
$125.00  Excavated at Fort Keogh, Montana.  Approximately 60mm by 55mm.  
Brunswick Rifle Bullet
$45.00 Brunswick Rifle 2 Groove .69 Caliber Bullet. 
Nathanial Oates (Hampshire County, WV) Kentucky Rifle Brass Side Plate
$100.00 Nathanial Oates was born in Hampshire County, West Virginia in 1824. Excellent condition.  Approximately 4&1/2 inches in length. 
Crimea War British Knapsack Hook
$35.00 Similar to the Civil War variety imported by the Confederates from Great Britain.  Excavated at a Crimean War site.  The Crimean War is known in Russian history as the Eastern War of 1853-1856 where Russia lost to an alliance of France, Britain, the Ottoman Empire, & Sardinia.  Approximate height 50mm.  
Early Crude Garrison Buckle
$20.00 Excavated in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.  Approximately 59mm by 55mm. 


Robert W Simmons

1524 Dalton Place

Winchester, VA 22601