This was standard civil war issue for Confederates (as available) made of stamped brass with arrow hooks on the back for fastening to belt. Circa 1861-1865. Not for use with sword belt or NCO belt. This belt plate is for use on standard waist belts such as our leath-012. Approximate Length: 3-1/2", Height: 2-1/4" Original recovered in Shelbyville, Tennessee.