Belt Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-100602

Description

Rectangular white metal belt buckle set in two parts with pear shaped and brilliant cut steel beads on obverse; pierced holes along sides for stitching to material.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
BUCKLE, BELT

Additional Identification Number

45

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1920.203

Reference Notes

For more information on cut steel jewelry see: Bury, Shirley, "Jewellery, 1789-1910," v. 2 (1991): 702-707; Dawes, Ginny Reddington and Corinne Davidov, "Victorian Jewelry: Unexplored Treasures," (1991): 100-109.

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