Belt buckle

Title:
Belt buckle
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Lead
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 4 3/8 x 1/8 in. ( 3.8 x 11.1 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Lead bar shaped into openwork rectangle, with letters "C" in left corner and "A" in right corner.
Object Number: 
1949.79
Gallery Label: 
This belt buckle was made out of a piece of scrap lead by a Confederate soldier during the Civil War.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group