1814 Rifleman Cap Plate

$9.95

5 in stock

SKU: INS-061 Category:

Description

Our plate is a reproduction of cap plates circa 1814-1817 and are die struck brass with attaching wires, approximately 3-1/4″ diameter.

According to a letter dated January 12, 1814 from Callendar Irvine (Commissary General of Purchases) hto the Secretary of War, Infantry Cap Plates were replaced by a plate with a”design similar to that of the button … flat yellow buttons which shall exhibit a bugle surrounded by stars with the number of the regiment within the curve of the bugle.”

Additional information

Weight 4 oz

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