• 1839 CARTRIDGE BOX with WHITE BUFF SLING

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    SOLD.     This pattern 1839 round ball cartridge box is complete with the white buff sling, both plates and the tins. The sling does not appear to have been shortened.  The box is unmarked suggesting Allegheny Arsenal production.  Both buckles are tight and the latch tab is broken at the finial hole.  There is an strip of discoloration on the sling and may be the residue of a lost tag.  The sling is strong and sound with no weak spots.  The box is also sound with all the stitching tight.  This is a rare box and sling/.      SOLD