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TITLE
Agrafe or Belt-clasp
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_VOLXII_P591B
DATE OF IMAGE
1876
PERIOD
1870s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31669
KEYWORDS
belts
clothing
clasps
fastenings
buckles
hooks
Agrafe or Belt-clasp

Illustration of an 'agrafe' found near Kildonnan on Eigg. An 'agrafe' is a hook and loop fastening used on armour and other clothing. This clasp was part of a leather belt.

This illustration was taken from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Vol XII, Part I' (1876-77)

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Agrafe or Belt-clasp

1870s

belts; clothing; clasps; fastenings; buckles; hooks

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

Illustration of an 'agrafe' found near Kildonnan on Eigg. An 'agrafe' is a hook and loop fastening used on armour and other clothing. This clasp was part of a leather belt.<br /> <br /> This illustration was taken from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Vol XII, Part I' (1876-77)