Lot 1698: Medieval Gilt Buckle with Dragon
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 13th-15th century AD. A large silver gilt buckle and belt plate decorated with a dragon/bird hybrid monster, head turned back with mouth open, wing against body and long curling tail; angled frame to buckle with ball ends and ribbed cross bar; pin with engraved cross to one end. 38 grams, 13.5mm (5 1/4"). Property of a private collector; acquired before 1975.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.