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Belt buckle

1998.4885 (RS22010)

Description

Large brass filigree belt buckle; crescent shaped w/ scrolled foliate and floral filigree decoration; cross piece w/ 3 prongs across center on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
filigree enameling
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
BUCKLE, BELT
buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
Filigree
filigree enameling
floral patterns
Floral Scroll
leaf scrolls
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Dimensions
4.75 x 3.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4885
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23931

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