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Stock buckle

Rounded rectangular buckle with decoration of intertwined wire around indented bosses surrounding outer edge. Double hinged buckling device with four-tined projection, and separate four buttoned projection underneath buckle. (from card)

Inscription

"C G" engraved behind buttons (from card)

Marks

"PM" on oval stamped twice on back (from card)

Provenance

Collection of Miss Emily D. Furness by 1939; to MFA 1939, loan; to MFA 1991, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Anne, George and Jessie Furness

about 1756

Object Place for Label

New York, New York, United States

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Accession Number

1991.669

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment