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Persian buckle, 19th century

 Item — Box: 3
Identifier: Item 1981.057T

Scope and Contents

Three sections on hinges (one square, two triangular), with braided design border and floral design in center of square.  All three sections inscribed in Hebrew containing selections from morning service and prayer for a woman.  Attached to belt by loops at either end.  Persian, silver, 1.5" (height), 5.25" (width)


  • 19th century

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From the Collection: 177.00 Items

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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