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Buckle

1998.4805AB (RS22974)

Description

Brass(?) (w/ silver plating) triangular shaped buckles w/ purple stone in center; B w/ cherub on side; bottom w/ embossed scrolled foliate decoration; fit together w/ clasp to form full design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
plate (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
BUCKLE
buckles (strap accessories)
Cherub
fasteners
plate (material)
Possibly brass (alloy)
putti (motifs)
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 x 1.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4805AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23848

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