Belt Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1925

GUSN

GUSN-101638

Description

Export silver belt buckle in the form of Chinese characters.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
silver (metal)
BUCKLE, BELT

Inscription

"HC" (stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1089

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Chinese [influence]

Dimensions

2 3/16 in (a), 1 13/16 in (b) x 3/16 in (ab) (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.83ab