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Silver bridal belt and buckle, 19th century

 Item — Box: 18
Identifier: Item 1981.091T

Scope and Contents

Belt consists of semi-cylindrical filigree sections connected by chain links (62).  Buckle is figure-eight shaped filigree with raised bow-shaped filigree in the middle and floral design at center, with three bell-shaped hanging ornaments.  Near Eastern, silver filigree, 37" (length, with buckle), 1" (belt, width), 2" (buckle, width)


  • 19th century

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From the Collection: 177.00 Items

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