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Belt Buckle

2006.44.83ab (RS9195)

Description

Export silver belt buckle in the form of Chinese characters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1925
Inscriptions
"HC" (stamped)
Location of origin
Chinese [influence]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUCKLE, BELT
buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
silver (metal)
Dimensions
2 3/16 in (a), 1 13/16 in (b) x 3/16 in (ab) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.83ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101638

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