Belt buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-23840

Description

Black belt buckle, possibly french jet or vulcanite material, with cut out floral decoration. Two pieces fit together with clasp and form a four lobed foliate design at center. There is a slit on each side for belt to pass through; both rectangular shaped.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
accessories
fasteners
jet (coal)
vulcanite
Jet
BUCKLE, BELT

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 7/8 x 1 5/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4797AB