Gorget, late 18th century

Silver half-moon gorget with a diamond design engraved in the center in the collections of the Logan Museum of Anthropology, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin. Gorget with each tip having a short buckskin tie.

Museum Description: silver breastplate or ornament, half-moon shape, engraved diamond design in middle.

NDT Note: each tip has small hole and short buckskin tie tied through one hole, rolled edges, silver, tarnished, rating: 3.

Beloit College Digital Collections online also includes Collection History: "Albert G. Heath Collection." 

Physical Description: metal (silver); 3.8cm x 12.5cm.