Object Title

Belt with pouches, flask holder (kamar) and steel

Belt with pouches, flask holder (kamar) and steel

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

XXVIF.193

Provenance

Ownership uncertain, see AL.8. Deposited by Lord Hardinge of Penshurst, 1955.

Physical Description

The belt is of leather covered with green velvet stiched at the edges with gold orris thread. The belt is fitted with three small bullet pouches, each secured by a flap with a thin, green velvet covered leather strap and circular buckle, and with two loops at the back for the belt. One pouch contains 4 lead balls. There is also a powder flask covered with green velvet, of fat, horn-shape, and with a silver lion's head finial, and a silver gadrooned spount. The belt has a steel attached by a red cord, another cord has two discs of leather attached.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The lengthof the belt is 1280 mm. Weight: The weight of the belt and pouches is 0.825 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations

Notes

Compare XXVIF.39.