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Sword belt w/slings

Object Number: 
INV.11253
Date: 
1860-1875
Medium: 
Leather, brass, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 48 x 1 3/4 in. ( 121.9 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: left belt: "BENT & BUSH/MAKERS/BOSTON"
Description: 
Leather, brass, and wool sword shoulder belt; black leather belt has double scabbard sling with brass end hooks suspended from loop on left side, wool felt on exterior of belt and slings with embroidered metal roping on edges, and embroidered flowers and spangles in center of belt; stamped mark at left end of belt.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group