Waist belt buckle and clasp (2)

Object Number: 
1926.98ab
Date: 
1860-1865
Medium: 
Brass
Dimensions: 
Overall (buckle): 2 1/4 x 2 in. (5.7 x 5.1 cm)
Marks: 
stamped: front buckle: "CS" (Confederate States of America)
Description: 
Brass waist belt buckle with clasp; circular buckle with stamped lettering on front and clip on back fastens through center of circular clasp with wreathed design on edge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Fairchild
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group