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Belt Buckle

2006.44.140ab (RS8832)

Description

Silver belt buckle in the form of two Chinese characters with pink and green tint. Characters contain leaf and floral patterning on textured background.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1920
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 7/8 in (clasped together) x 3/16 in (ab) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.140ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101699

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