Belt with sash

Belt with sash
Title
Belt with sash
Date 
1860-1865
Medium 
Cotton, leather, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 33 5/8 x 41 1/2 in. ( 3.8 x 85.4 x 105.4 cm )
Description 
Red cotton grosgain 2 3/4" belt with metal clasp buckle, adjustable leather strap on reverse of one end, with sash hanging from the opposite end.
Credit Line 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York, through Kenneth C. Miller
Object Number 
1951.494c
Marks 
stamped: one end of clasp buckle: "JAMES S. SMITH / & SONS / NEW YORK"
Gallery Label 
According to the accession record, this belt was part of a uniform of a Brigadier General.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group