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Belt Buckle

1965.84 (RS8152)

Description

Vertical rectangular rolled gold belt buckle, cast, pierced and chased floral design, applied central flower set with red and white stones, applied scrolls on edges; clasp fastener hinged at bottom and clasps at top, four pronged tongue

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUCKLE, BELT
buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
Dimensions
3 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.84
GUSN
100670
Reference Notes
Bennett, David and Daniela Mascetti, "Understanding Jewellery," (1989): 100.
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