Belt Buckle

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-100646

Description

This vertically oriented rectangular matte gold belt buckle is decorated with applied cast foliate scrollwork and a central, stylized flower. The clasp is hinged at the bottom, with a vertical, hinged chape and tongue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
gilding
Buckle, Belt

Additional Identification Number

89

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

3 1/8 x 1 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Waldo O. Ross

Accession Number

1938.855