Ceremonial belt

Balkan
19th–early 20th century


Object Place: Balkan Islands

Dimensions

8.5 x 114 cm (3 3/8 x 44 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1981.123

Medium or Technique

Leather; stitching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Three layers of heavy dark brown leather stitched together and decorated with brass plates, plain and decorative nail heads, buckles, and cornelians and colored glass in brass settings.

Credit Line

Gift of Natalie Berger