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Belt buckle

Belt buckle
Title
Belt buckle
Date 
1820-1840
Medium 
Brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 1.3 x 7.9 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Rectangular brass belt buckle with floral embossed border and stippled central section.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. John Rogers
Object Number 
INV.620
Marks 
written: on calling card found with object: "date about 1820/Belt Buckle/belonging to her mother/Mrs. C.S. Francis/of New-York" printed: on calling card found with object: "Mr. & Mrs. John Rogers./New Canaan, Ct."
Gallery Label 
This belt buckle was donated by Mrs. John (Harriet Moore Francis) Rogers, Jr. (1841-1927), wife of the sculptor John Rogers. It belonged to her mother, Mrs. C. S. Francis, of New York.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group