Buckle

Object Number: 
Z.1704
Date: 
1675-1775
Medium: 
Gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. ( 2.5 x 3.8 x 1 cm )
Description: 
Yellow and rose gold filigree buckle with tooth and clasp hinged at the center; scrollwork within scrollwork throughout.
Gallery Label: 
A tag found with this woman's buckle identifies it as Dutch, and having come from the Van Zandt family.
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 230-1
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group