San Jancinto Museum of History

PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
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  • BUCKLE, BELT

  • CATEGORY: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 2"H x 3 1/8"L
  • DATE MADE: 19th century

Description

Mexican military belt buckle. Two parts (a,b) which fasten together. Gilded metal. Round center design featuring Mexican emblem (eagle with serpent in clutches atop cactus) on one piece (a). Laurel design on other piece (b) frames the eagle when fastened.


  • CREDIT LINE: Hill, Mr. and Mrs. George A., Jr.


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