Belt buckle

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-23837

Description

Two round steel and brass? belt buckles w/ attached embossed decoration of scrolled fashion and w/ 2 winged griffin-like creatures at both sides of decoration; buckles attach together w/ clasp.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
accessories
fasteners
embossing
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Steel
Brass
Embossed
Griffin
BUCKLE, BELT

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4794AB