Sunday, June 25th 2017 @ 7:19pm EDT
An antique Chinese silver filigree buckle. This piece features seven stone cabochons; including a central carnelion, three jade and three quartz in filigreed settings. It has a loop and a hook as well as Chinese character markings to verso. 1938.001
Collected in the late 19th and early 20th century and donated to a Private Midwestern Institution in 1938
Sold to enhance and preserve the Institution’s mission-relevant Collections
- wear consistent with age.
- some tarnishing.