Silver belt buckle in two parts, each part composed of a round boss wtih central rosette and semi-circles of minute floral design in relief, hinged point on outer edge of each boss, central geometric form as connection of hook and eye. In the center of each circle there are ruby rhinestones in the center. At the center hook there is an etched cross and arrow head.
Donated by Maria Gebhart.
The belt/buckle is from the late 19th century. The belt buckle design has turkish influence so maybe it was made/from eastern Greece.
Rights and Reproduction
The content on this site is made available for research and education purposes only. The use of these materials may be restricted by law or the donor.
Any other use, such as exhibition, publication, or commercial use, is not allowed except by written permission in accordance with the NHM Image Rights and Reproduction Policy
For questions on image rights and reproduction, please contact email@example.com
Buckle, Maria's Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6570. Accessed 12/05/20.