Belt buckle

Date

1850-1890

GUSN

GUSN-23839

Description

Two brass stamped belt buckles w/ dolphins and female grotesque at center of decoration; 2 buckles link together w/ clasp to form full design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
accessories
fasteners
brass (alloy)
embossing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
dolphins (animals)
grotesques
Brass
Embossed
Dolphin
Grotesque
BUCKLE, BELT

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.75 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4796AB