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Buckle
Description Buckle engraved with a beetle and branch of leaves designed to clip onto and lift up the train of a woman's dress. A knotted blue ribbon has been tied to a ring at the center of the buckle. Brought to Minnesota in the 1860s by a Scottish immigrant.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 1/2 inches length
6 inches width (open)
1 inch depth
Nomenclature Buckle (strap accessory)
Subjects Used in Scotland
Used in Minnesota, United States
Immigration and settlement
Clothing. Women's Accessories. Fasteners
Dates Use: Exactly 1865
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8673.1