Per the family this buckle and another that we have listed were found side-by-side by collector in 1977 on private land with permission only 800 yards from the location of Fort Magruder in Williamsburg Virginia. The buckle does have a crack at the bottom center between the U and the S.
Great authentic buckle that displays well. The item "Civil War Baby US Belt Buckle Authentic Fort Magruder Williamsburg VIrginia" is in sale since Sunday, August 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Belts & Belt Buckles". The seller is "kwood93449" and is located in Seaford, Virginia.
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