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Buckle

about 1800


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 7.5 x 3 cm, 0.1 kg (3 1/8 x 2 15/16 x 1 3/16 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

1972.894

Medium or Technique

Silver; copper; steel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Eight-sided curved buckle is decorated with double lines of raised faceted beading. Steel bar with moveable chape and tongue is attached to center back side of buckle.

Provenance

Collection of W. Ogilvie Comstock by 1972; to MFA September 13, 1972, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of W. Ogilvie Comstock