3 Pronged Stock Buckle
This fancy stock buckle is copied from an original that is of English descent. It is made of white bronze and will accommodate a strap of 1 1/4″. The overall dimensions are 15/16″ by 1 1/2″. This is probably a common style for mid to late 18th century. Cited in Wives, Slaves, and Servant Girls in The Pennsylvania Gazette of 1779 “Was stolen . . . 16 miles from Philadelphia, the following articles, viz . . . a silver stock buckle, and several other articles. The above articles were stole by a woman”.
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