Portfolio Category: Artifacts

Cross strap breast plate

A cross strap breast plate. This cross strap breast plate would have been worn on an adjustable leather shoulder strap to carry a Militiaman's bayonet and leather scabbard. This particular cross strap breast plate was issued to the Sunbury County Militia, circa 1830. On loan from the York Sunbury Museum. ...
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Infantry Sword

Infantry sword with leather scabbard, used by an officer in a British Light Infantry Regiment, circa early 1800's. Found at Fort Beauséjour. ...
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Flint lock pistol

Made by the J.N. Jones & Co. of London, these flint lock pistols were used by British army officers stationed in the colony of New Brunswick between 1810 and 1830....
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