Excellent Authentic Civil War Excavated Relic U.S. Cartridge Box Plate With Recovered on the Petersburg Battlefield in Virginia. This plate was struck by something possibly a shell fragment or canister ball (see photos). It has an impact dent and iron rust remnant on the face. A real statement piece for your collection. A great dug plate For the collector who wants an authentic battlefield ground dug relic. A very nice chocolate brown patina, the way we like them. A solid plate from a very historical battlefield. This is an older recovered U.S. box plate. A very historic recovery location and a very nice looking plate. Recovered Pre-National Park and is 100% Legal and 100% authentic. Both hooks are broken and it looks great, in excellent relic condition. Battlefield recovered plates with recovery history are getting very hard to find. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA provided. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Almost perfect early pick up relic US plate. Don’t miss this one!