Very Nice Original Non-Excavated Civil War U.S. Box Plate and Eagle Breast Plate Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. A stamped brass lead filled model U.S. box plate and eagle plate that came from the same leather cartridge box and sling. These plate has a nice deep patina and looks like it has not been cleaned since the Civil War, looks fantastic! These plates looks to be combat worn and not a surplus left over (see photos). These plate would have most likely came home with a a solider and it is NOT excavated from a battle (NOT dug from the ground). 100% authentic. All hooks are present and they look great, in excellent used condition. Matching Plate sets like this are almost impossible to find and only come from old collections. 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. Scarce in this condition. Don’t miss this one! If you want the best, this is the one!