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Belt

Belt
Title
Belt
Date 
1855-1870
Medium 
Leather, iron, brass, cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 36 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 93.3 x 6 cm )
Description 
Leather, iron, brass, and cotton belt; stitched brown leather belt has three exterior pockets with flaps that fasten to brass buttons on front, and two straps at right end that fasten to iron buckles on left.
Object Number 
INV.11766
Gallery Label 
This belt was found in a box containing military objects used by Emilio Buch, a soldier who served in the 2nd Battalion, Cazadores Voluntarios de Matanzas, as part of Spanish forces during the Cuban insurrection of 1867. This belt was not listed in the accession record for the military material.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group