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Object description

  • Plains artist
  • Belt, 19th century
  • Leather, glass, silver
  • Great Plains, United States
  • L: 42 in, W: 1 3/4 in (L: 106.7 cm, W: 4.4 cm)
  • Gift of Mrs. Amy Gillette Bassett, 1934
  • E21289


This is a leather belt decorated with glass beadwork and silver staples. There are alternating sections of silver staples and beadwork with decorative floral patterns.