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Waist belt plate

Object Number: 
1944.121
Date: 
1855-1865
Medium: 
Brass, lead
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: front: "US"
Description: 
Brass and lead belt plate; lead-backed, oval brass plate with two studs and hook on back, and stamped lettering on front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Louise I. Corell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group