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Knee-breech buckle

Object Number: 
INV.6301.3
Date: 
1770-1820
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Iron knee-breech buckle; rectangular frame with iron tongue.
Gallery Label: 
This buckle was in a box with material found by the Field Exploration Committee at Forts George and Erie in Ontario, Canada, Fort Haldimand at Cape Vincent, New York, and Fort Lennox at Isle aux Noix in New York. It is unclear which site the buckle comes from.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group