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Baldric belt (2)

Baldric belt (2)
Title
Baldric belt (2)
Date 
1855-1870
Medium 
Cloth, metal, brass, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 45 1/2 x 2 in. ( 115.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Cloth, metal, brass, and leather baldric belt; cloth belt woven with gilt thread, and with brass lion's head and shield fastened to front; shield has stamped eagle in center, with shield on breast, grasping arrows in one talon and branch in other talon, and flanked by rayed background at bottom.
Object Number 
INV.8427ab
Gallery Label 
This baldric was part of a uniform worn by a U.S. military officer.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group