Civil War Holsters, Confederate Holsters and Union Holsters
Whether you are a soldier or an officer, serving in the Confederate forces or the Union army, you can bet that if you have a pistol, you want to keep it safe and secure, as well as within easy reach at your side. And that makes any one of Dark Knight Armourys fantastic Civil War holsters a great investment for your iconic and classic Civil War costume! These impressive belt holsters are all made from fine leather, and are offered in the iconic pouch style design that was popularly worn by Civil War officers and soldiers throughout the war. Why, you might ask? Cap and ball and percussion pistols were still the popular choice, and most soldiers did not want to leave their guns exposed to the elements, so they favored a pouch that kept their pistol protected, yet easily reached! The other benefit of these pouches is that their handsome look makes them a distinctive addition to any Confederate General or Union officer attire! We offer left handed holsters and right handed holsters both, so that we can accommodate virtually any style of draw, just as we also offer leather holsters that are embossed with C.S. and U.S. logos, to better align your holster with your preferred side on the engagement, or to better match your costume. A holster is the perfect partner to any Civil War pistol, so if you are planning on carrying one, you might as well pay a visit to the Civil War holsters section here at Dark Knight Armoury, to give your pistol the holster it deserves so that it looks as authentic as possible when you march or ride onto the field.