ANTIQUE / VINTAGE GREEN RHINESTONE METAL BELT OR DRESS BUCKLES, LOT OF 13, each one or two-part form having a gilt-brass / bronze-toned metal frame with one or more green rhinestones, including five with enameled decoration featuring a large rectangular buckle with two additional unattached slide / belt ornaments and an Art Nouveau example with lily designs, a large buckle with leaf design made of three pieces that do not come apart, a long buckle with four floret links having faceted green rhinestone centers, and several openwork examples. Long floret-link buckle marked "STYLE METAL / SPEC. N.Y.", remainder unmarked. Late 19th/first half 20th century. Various sizes.
Good to very good overall condition with some wear, surface scratches, and other imperfections including a few to several flakes, chips, and losses to enamel, slight bending notably to bars on backs, one or a few spots/areas of oxidation, worn spots/losses to metal finishes, and/or possibly one or a few repairs.
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From the collection of Betty Driver, Broadway, VA.