Buckle King Edward VII

Liberty Cymric coronation belt buckle designed by Archibald Knox

Date made: c.1902

Artist: Knox, Archibald

Description: A belt buckle designed by Archibald Knox for for the ‘Cymric’ silver range at Liberty & Co. of London. The two-part buckle has a design in the shape of the initials ‘E.R.’ and was produced to commemorate the coronation of King Edward VII. The enamel decoration is blue and green and has been restored.

Measurements: overall: 4.1 cm x 7.5 cm x .5 cm

Photograph and description courtesy of Manx National Heritage via the link at imuseum.im.