San Jancinto Museum of History

PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
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  • BELT

  • CATEGORY: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 34 1/2"L x 2 1/4"W
  • DATE MADE: c. 1846

Description

Belt from military uniform. Olive green ribbed fabric with leather trim. Rectangular brass buckle with U. S. Eagle and shield. Brass tab at other end with slot to receive hook on back of buckle. Both brass pieces stamped "276".


Provenance

Belonged to Col. Thomas H. Monsterry, U. S.-Mexican War veteran.

  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Monsterry, Thomas A.
  • CREDIT LINE: Van Ness, Mrs. Charles E.


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