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Object Name: Buckle
Date: 1675-1775
Medium: Gold
Dimensions: Overall: 1 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. ( 2.5 x 3.8 x 1 cm )
Place made: Europe
Probably: The Netherlands
Description: Yellow and rose gold filigree buckle with tooth and clasp hinged at the center; scrollwork within scrollwork throughout.
Object Number: Z.1704
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Gallery Label:

A tag found with this woman's buckle identifies it as Dutch, and having come from the Van Zandt family.

Bibliography:

Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 230-1

Exhibitions:

"Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margarita van Varick," Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY, September 18, 2009-January 24, 2010.