|Decorative Stitch Folded Sewn Leather Sword Belt – Circa
1861-1865 Civil War Folded Leather Sword Belt with decorative
stitch. This Sword Belt is similar to one shown in Schuyler, Hartley
& Graham’s, Illustrated Catalog of Civil War Goods. SHG was
the Sears Roebuck of Military Officers Traps during the 19th Century.
This belt is pictured in the original SHG catalog on page #45. Well
documented in many museums, used by officers both North & South,
General John Hunt Morgan, 2nd Kentucky Cavalry CSA used this belt.
Many other contractors made a similar belt one of which is on
exhibit at Shiloh NPS, Gettysburg NPS and many others.
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