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

Related Items

Title Cut steel belt buckle Accession Number 1920.203
Title Pair of Amber Earrings Accession Number 1920.204

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

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.