Lot 268: JESSIE MARION KING (1875-1949) FOR LIBERTY & CO., LONDON SILVER AND ENAMEL BELT BUCKLE, 1907 7.2cm across
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
JESSIE MARION KING (1875-1949) FOR LIBERTY & CO., LONDON
SILVER AND ENAMEL BELT BUCKLE, 1907
maker William H. Haseler, of oval form with beaten finish, pierced and cast with birds flying amidst flowers, stamped maker''s marks W.H.H., hallmarked Birmingham 1907
In good overall condition, metalwork with only light surface marks and wear. Pieces still sitting well, buckle fastening is working.
Overall the enamel is in good condition, one possible chip to one of the flower heads, however it has not chipped away the enamel entirely and no metalwork underneath is showing - the chip is only visibly with effort under magnification.
Gross weight: 49g
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