Waist belt (2)

Waist belt (2)
Title
Waist belt (2)
Date 
1870-1875
Medium 
Cotton, brass
Dimensions 
Overall: 33 x 2 in. ( 83.8 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Cotton and brass waist belt; white canvas with rectangular brass belt at right end that fastens to clip on left.
Credit Line 
Gift of the 7th Regiment, National Guard New York
Object Number 
1953.178ab
Marks 
stamped: plate front: "GAR/" "GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC ......VETERAN. 1861" (inscription is inside border of circle enclosing scene of man, woman, and two children thanking veteran by five-pt. star; circle enclosed by star)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group