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Man's leather belt

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Man's leather belt covered on outside with red velvet, edged with narrow needle-work band worked with yellow and white silk, similar needle-work outlines appliqué ornament, and two velvet tabs which conceal leather straps and buckles, once lined with cotton, a few vestiges remain along edges....

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Olivia James Chapman

Probably Turkish, 19th century

Object Place

Turkey

Dimensions

Overall: 175 x 7 cm (68 7/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.583

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes