Metal belt buckle, featuring images of cricketers c1870

Object Type
Clothing or accessories/Clothing/Accessory/Belt/Belt Buckle
Date Used
Circa 1870
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Brief Description
Brass belt buckle, rectangular and slightly concave with rounded corners and edges. A second piece of metal attached to the centre features a raised design of two batsmen colliding. The piece is attached to the body of the buckle via 3 hidden metal pins that pierce the buckle and are bent and fastened on the reverse. A scroll beneath scene reads 'A CATASTROPHE'. On the reverse is a loop and hook to accommodate a belt and "M.39.2" numbers.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 54 W: 66 D: 18mm (H: 2 1/8 W: 2 5/8 D: 11/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
Circa 1870
Location
In storage
Registration No
M8003

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