The gunpowder cartridges are made of carved wood look to be hand carved There are 16 slots but one of the cartridges are missing see photos the belt has red leather weaving on both ends it’s rugged heavy and unbelievably cool text with any questions. The item “Pre Civil War MountainMan pioneer Ammunition Gun belt Native American made 1800s” is in sale since Tuesday, September 4, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1784-1860\Original Period Items”. The seller is “customcraftllc” and is located in Toledo, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Australia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Mexico, Norway, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain.