Costume accessories; Worn costume accessories; Belts
Silver plated copper alloy, glass
Early 20th century. Two-part Art Nouveau cast copper alloy buckle with silver plate and a green glass faceted element.
The buckle joins in the center, hidden beneath a branch of flowers. Its overall shape is like a butterfly, with two-lobed wings on either side, overlaid with tulips and finished with a faceted green glass element.
Length: 10.2 cm / 4 in.
Width: 5.7 cm / 2.25 in.
University of New Hampshire Library
Astrida Schaeffer, photographer/curator
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Women's belts (costume accessories), Early 20th century, Art Nouveau, Cast copper alloy, Buckle, Silver plate, Green glass, Faceting, Flowers, Butterfly, Tulips