Cloth strap for the tin and stainless canteens. Available in plain for CS or US Philadelphia Depot or stamped with either “Holenshade Morris & Co.” (maker), “A.G. Spencer U.S. Insp.” for Cincinnati Depot canteens or “T.F. Bayles U.S. Inspector” for New York Depot canteens. Please specify which stamp you prefer.
Some of the differences are:
- New York Depot, folded cotton strap with “T.F. Bayles, U.S. Inspector” stamp.
- Cincinnati Depot, folded cotton strap with maker “Holenshade” and U.S. Inspector A. G. Spencer”.
- Confederate Issue or Philadelphia Depot, plain strap no stamp.