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Waist belt

Object Number: 
Cotton, brass
Overall: 36 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 92.7 x 5.7 cm )
Cotton and brass waist belt; fatigue canvas belt with sliding clip on right side, brass holes, and hook at right end that fastens to clasp on left; button on left exterior stamped with eagle in center that has shield on breast, three arrows in one talon, branch in other talon, and with flower at top.
Gallery Label: 
According to an attached label, this waist belt was part of a uniform worn by Major John H. Marsching during World War I.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John H. Marsching, 1948
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group