Requires Photography

Buckle

about 1800


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 20.1 x 7.4 cm (6 x 7 7/8 x 2 7/8 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

1972.896

Medium or Technique

Silver ?; steel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Oblong curved buckle with high relief stylized floral motifs and milled edge. Steel bar with moveable tongue is attached to 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