INDIAN WARS U.S. TRAPDOOR CARBINE SADDLE SCABBARD OR BOOT "EXCELLENT

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INDIAN WARS U.S. TRAPDOOR CARBINE SADDLE SCABBARD OR BOOT "EXCELLENT

Indian War Era US Army Cavalry Pattern 1887 3rd Type Leather Carbine Boot or Scabbard for the .45-70 Springfield Trapdoor Carbine.  The leather is in excellent condition with no crushing. Leather straps also in excellent condition and intact.  The boot is well marked: Rock Island Arsenal.  This is the 3rd type of the Pattern 1857 Boot, it has a Brass Re-enforcing Plate and an Upper and Lower Strap that completely encircles the body of the boot.