Civil War Union Eagle Plate Modified By Soldier Dug Cold Harbor Virginia. This is a dug Civil War Union eagle plate. It is in excellent dug condition. It has been modified by the soldier. He put an iron wire or nail through the back of the loops.
Not sure what he was doing with it. The plate is in excellent condition.
It has a smooth chocolate brown patina. The lead in the back is complete with no pitting. It was dug years ago from the sandy soil at Cold Harbor VA. Found on private property with permission. See the photos for more detail.But I also go to shows. Items are guaranteed to be genuine. I have over 20 years experience in the antique business. DO NOT DUPLICATE OR COPY! The item "Civil War Union Eagle Plate Modified By Soldier Dug Cold Harbor Virginia" is in sale since Tuesday, June 16, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "regimentalheadquarters" and is located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.