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19th Century (1800s) Saddle Tack

Breast Collars & Cruppers

American Civil War, Victorian, Old West, etc.


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Heart options for Breast Collars

Various
Breast Collars

Plain Leather Heart
Plain Leather Heart
Plain Brass Heart
Plain
Brass Heart
Small Brass Heart with Eagle
Small Brass Heart
with Eagle
Brass Heart with Silver Eagle
Brass Heart
with Silver Eagle
Breast Collars, Enlisted and Officer, U.S. (Union) and C.S. (Confederate)

Stitching options for Breast Collars

US Black No Fancy Stitching
US Black
CS Russet No Fancy Stitching
CS Russet
No Fancy Stitching (Enlisted and Officers)
US Black with Fancy Stitching (Officers)
US Black
CS Russet with Fancy Stitching (Officers)
CS Russet
Fancy Stitching (Officers)

U.S. Mexican War Breast Collars

Enlisted

Enlisted Dragoon Breast Collar, U.S. Mexican War

Enlisted Dragoon Breast Collar, U.S. Mexican War

   Black leather breast collar. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with brass horseshoe buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Plain Brass Heart in the center.

Officer

Dragoon Officers Breast Collar, U.S. Mexican War

Dragoon Officers Breast Collar, U.S. Mexican War

   Black leather breast collar. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with brass horseshoe buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Brass Heart or Crossed Sabres in the center.

U.S. and C.S. Civil War Breast Collars

Enlisted

U.S. and C.S. Civil War Enlisted Breast Collars

Enlisted Breast Collar, Plain Leather Heart, Civil War

   Leather breast collar. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Black buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Plain Leather Heart or Plain Brass Heart in the center. U.S version is Black Leather and Confederate version is Russet Leather.

Officer

U.S. and C.S. Civil War Officers Breast Collars U.S. and C.S. Civil War Officers Breast Collars

Officers (all branch) Breast Collar, Civil War

   Leather breast collar. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Brass Buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Small Brass Heart with Eagle or Large Brass Heart with Silver Eagle in the center. U.S version is Black Leather and Confederate version is Russet Leather. This can be made either with or without fancy stiching.
Artillery Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

Artillery Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

   Red Panel on leather trimmed side bars. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Brass Buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Small Brass Heart with Eagle or Crossed Cannons in the center. U.S version is Black Leather and Confederate version is Russet Leather.
Cavalry Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

Cavalry Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

   Yellow Panel on leather trimmed side bars. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Brass Buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Small Brass Heart with Eagle or Crossed Sabers in the center. U.S version is Black Leather and Confederate version is Russet Leather.
Dragoon Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

Dragoon Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

   Orange Panel trimmed Black Leather side bars. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Brass Buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth.
   Small Brass Heart with Eagle, Brass Heart with Silver Eagle, Crossed Sabres or Crossed Sabers with Shield in the center.
Infantry Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

Infantry Officers Breast Collar, Civil War

   Blue Panels on leather trimmed side bars. The side bars are curved to fit the horse's chest. Adjustments are made with Brass Buckles on each side bar and the strap going down to the girth. Copied from original at Frontier Army Museum at Fort Leavenworth.
   Small Brass Heart with Eagle or Federal Shield in center. U.S version is Black Leather and Confederate version is Russet Leather.