Item # 025
Title: SPAN-AM USMC LEE NAVY MCKEEVER CARTRIDGE BOX
Description: Pattern 1876 USMC McKeever cartridge box. These came with cartridge webbing for the Krag and leather pouch interior (marine interior) for the Lee Navy clips. This is the Lee Navy clip version, with leather pouches. Not in the best of condition, missing the rear two belt loop straps, and the retaining flap is detached. Name stencil to an "R. DURLAND" on inside pouch. Corporal Ralph A Durland served onboard the USS Raleigh, the USS San Francisco and Marine Barracks Brooklyn, NY from 1903-1907.
Size: 6-1/2" x 4"
Item # 026
Title: SPAN-AM USMC ENLISTED "BANJO BOARD" SHOULDER EPAULETTES
Description: Worn by enlisted men from 1892 to 1904. Red twisted mohair with nickel EGAs and gold crescent edge. These should come with right/left facing EGAs, however period photos do show them being worn with right/right and left/left pairs.