Civil War Era US Army Cavalry Non-Regulation Leather Holster for Colt Model 1849 Navy Revolver - Original - Very Nice Condition - RARE. This is an Original Holster. The leather is still soft and supple.There are surface cracks on the surface of the leather, some areas of crazing. The end of the holster is open, not plugged.
Small tear on the rear corner of the flap and the belt loop slit on the rear. There are a few stitches of a vintage repair to this area. No visible markings or dates. The holster is approximately 9" long x 5" wide. Nice condition for the age and usage of these item.
These are RARE and seldom seen offered for sale. This is a Very Nice example of a commercially available holster (Non-Regulation) that was widely used during the Civil War by soldiers on both sides of the conflict. Considering this holster is over 150+ years and had probably served in several conflicts, it is in Very Nice Condition. Don't hesitate on this holster.
It will not last long at this price. This would make a welcomed addition to any Civil War Collection. Check out my other items. The item "Original Civil War Era Non- Regulation Leather Holster Colt 1849 Navy Revolver" is in sale since Wednesday, May 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items".The seller is "koolstuff1958" and is located in Henderson, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.