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

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

2.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4794AB