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Clasp

1998.4857 (RS21856)

Description

Brass belt clasp w/ torn fabric fragment attached; clasp w/ triangular piece w/ scalloped edges and etched scrolled foliate decoration; clasp w/ teeth for gripping; fabric is pink w/ bunching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
linen (material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
CLASP
clasps (fasteners)
fasteners
leaf scrolls
Linen
linen (material)
Scroll
Dimensions
1.375 x 0.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4857
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23901

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