A beautiful Archibald Knox designed silver belt and buckle made for Liberty & Co’s Cymric range. This buckle will be published in Dr Stephen Martin’s forthcoming revised third edition of his book “Archibald Knox”. In the Liberty Silver Sketch book this belt is model 10032.
This piece is fully hallmarked to the main buckle, with each piece carrying part marks, for Birmingham 1903. The belt and buckle, including enamels, are in excellent original condition. A rare survivor.
Maker: Liberty & Co
Designer: Archibald Knox
Marks: L & Co, Birmingham, date letter “d”
Size: 60 cm length, buckle 5cm x 2.5cm
Weight: 69 grams, 2.4 oz
Photographs and description courtesy of The Peartree Collection.