Leather, brass, cotton, iron
Overall: 35 1/2 x 2 in. ( 90.2 x 5.1 cm )
stamped: clasp: "2819"; buckle: "28"
stamped: left belt end: "A.W. POLLARD/6 COURT ST./BOSTON"
Leather, brass, cotton, and iron sword belt; white canvas lining inside black leather belt with iron ring suspended from sliding brown leather loop, and circular brass buckle at right end that fastens to circular clasp on left; buckle has stamped eagle in center with shield on breast, three arrows in one talon, branch in other talon, and encircled by thirteen stars; clasp in stamped with wreath along border; stamped numbers on buckle and clasp and stamped mark at left end of belt.
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.