Broad leather ammunition belt. Made of two plies of leather stitched together. Stitched design below bullet holders. Fastening strap secured with three brass brads. Tooled logo obscured by brads includes a star and "[?]NDY & PA[?]R AUSTIN, T[?]." Fastening strap has been notched to fit around bullet holder, appears to be a later addition or repair. Nickel [?] plated belt buckle. Belonged to John Fulkes of Austin, a Texas Ranger and father-in-law of the donor. John Fulkes also had a farm at Pflugerville, Texas.
L. 38.25 in (L. 97.16 cm)
Place of Origin
Austin (Bexar County, Tex.)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from Mrs. Paul Fulkes.
Caption / Inscription / Signature
[?]NDY & PA[?]R AUSTIN, T[?]
Artisan or Artist
leather ; brass ; belts (clothing)
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- biological material -- animal material -- processed animal material -- leather ; Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- inorganic material -- metal -- nonferrous metal -- copper alloy -- brass (alloy) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Costume (Hierarchy Name) -- costume (mode of fashion) -- costume accessories -- worn costume accessories -- belts (costume accessories)
Personal Artifacts -- clothing -- clothing accessories -- belt
costume accessories -- belts
San Jacinto Museum of History Artifact Collection
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San Jacinto Museum of History
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