Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-23875

Description

Military brass buckle w/ American eagle and "E PLURIBUS UNUM" inscribed on ribbon underneath; wreath surrounding eagle; rectangular shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
accessories
fasteners
brass (alloy)
embossing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
eagles (birds)
armed forces
American
Brass
Embossed
American Eagle
Military
United States of America
BUCKLE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4832

Date

1820-1860 (Possibly)