Striped rhinestone vintage Czech buckle dates to the late 19th century when such striped glass stones, called iris glass, were created to reproduce the rainbow or iris quartz of the Alps that was brought down through the Rhine river, which gave rise to the term "rhinestone". This gorgeous gilt filigree buckle could be worn as a belt buckle or neck ornament with a ribbon tied through it as a choker at the neck. This superb example of early Czech filigree and striped or iris rhinestones measures approximately 1-1/2 x 1" and is signed "CZECHOSLOVAKIA". It is in Excellent Condition. This is a prize example of the fabulous quality and intricacy of workmanship that characterized early Czech jewelry and accessories of this bygone era. Price includes domestic UPS Ground shipping. (#27870-CzechRhinestoneFiligreeBuckle)
To order this item, just click the blue shopping cart button or email us at: Adon13@aol.com or telephone us at 773-929-9007 or fax us at 773-525-1920.
Want to see more? Click here to visit RHUMBA! where we have over 7,000 items of quality vintage and contemporary costume jewelry for sale online daily. Our Eighteenth Successful Year on the Internet!
For additional information or to place an order for this item, please feel free to email us at Adon13@aol.com or call (773) 929-9007.