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Old 01-15-2020, 10:27 PM
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Default Ornate little clippy thing.

Seen these on the forum before but wondering what kind of buckle/clip this could be? Is not very thick and seems easy to bend/break if I tried to straighten it out. About the size of a half dollar.

Are they worth saving?

Thanks for any input.
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Old 01-15-2020, 10:34 PM
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Suspender clip. It's supposed to be bent like that.

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Old 01-16-2020, 01:00 AM
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Yep definitely suspender clip! I found one today myself that looks similar with a patent date of March 14, 1871.
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Yep, pretty nice suspender clip.

While they are not my favorite finds they are way better than another shotgun head.
Dates probably from second half of 1800's into early 1900's.
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