Belt buckles (5) excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp

Belt buckles (5) excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp
Title
Belt buckles (5) excavated at a British Revolutionary War camp
Date 
1760-1775
Medium 
Brass, iron
Dimensions 
largest: 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 5.7 x 4.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Brass belt buckles excavated at the British military camp on the Dyckman farm in Washington Heights, Manhattan; rectangular frames; one has circular frame; two have iron tongues.
Object Number 
INV.5924.84-88
Gallery Label 
These buckles were excavated by Reginald P. Bolton, William L. Calver, and others prior to or after the formation of the Field Exploration Committee in 1918, at the British camp on the Dyckman farm, between Seaman and Payson Avenues and 204th and Academy Streets in Washington Heights.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group