|Description||Black leather holster. Brass button-type finial closure fastens directly through slot in holster closure flap. Once had loop sewn to back for a waistbelt; it is now missing and two 2.25" cuts were made to weave a belt through.|
|Dimensions||W-4.625 L-10.5 D-0.625 inches|
|Owned||Stephen Madison Riggs|
|Owner Regiment||4th Texas Infantry, Co. I|
|Event||Battle of Chickamauga|
"Pistol holster taken from dead body of S.M. Riggs."
Stephen Madison Riggs wore this holster into battle at Chickamauga. He died from wounds received during this battle.
Riggs, Stephen Madison
Battle of Chickamauga
Wounded in war
Wounds & injuries