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Coat belt

Object Number: 
1948.502d
Date: 
1914-1918
Medium: 
Polyester, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 23 x 33 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 58.4 x 85.1 cm )
Description: 
Olive drab polyester coat belt with vertical rectangular metal buckle (no tongue).
Gallery Label: 
This coat belt is part of a uniform worn by Major John H. Marsching when he served in the 2nd Division, A.E.F. U.S. Army, during World War I. The Society owns the other pieces to this uniform.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John H. Marsching
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group