Lot 1230: Byzantine Buckle with Saint
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 7th-10th century AD. A bronze belt buckle with elongated D-shaped frame, curving pin with hatched end; belt plate decorated with relief image of a saint (?) stood between two palm plants; three loops to the underside. 21 grams, 45mm (1 3/4"). Property of a European gentleman living in the UK; formerly in a private collection formed in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.