Sterling Dragon Buckle

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This wonderfully detailed, hand hammered buckle features a stylized dragon with huge claws and a forked tail. Abstract clouds swirl in the background. The front of the buckle is sterling silver, and the back is silver-plated copper. There is a maker's mark stamped on the back. Not sure of the exact age, but best guess is early 20th century.

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Details
Place of Origin
Japan
Period
Early 20th Century
Condition
Good. Light overall wear, a couple of marks and dings.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
1.32 in. H x 2.88 in. W x 0.5 in. D
3 cm H x 7 cm W x 1 cm D
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU622636423
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Chicago, IL

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