Civil War period pigskin leather belt associated with a 20th century "CS" waist belt plate variant resembling a standard issue Confederate infantry plate. Belt length approximately 27 1/2". Plate approximately 47.63 mm x 73.03 mm (1 7/8" x 2 7/8"). Includes three additional photos of belt and plate. Provenance: Ex-Steve Mullinax collection. Estate of Jim Maconkey, Landrum, SC. Note: See "Confederate Belt Buckles and Plates" by Steve E. Mullinax, 1999, pages 74-77, for similar belt plates. CONDITION: Leather is supple with no breaks or tears, areas of rubbing to edges.
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