Enamelled Wedding Belt, Greece, 19th century - Michael Backman Ltd
Enamelled & Gilded Wedding Belt Greece/Thrace 19th century length: 69cm, height of buckle: 13.6cm, weight: 1,302g This fine buckle was made for a wedding – for the groom to present to his bride. It is of Greek and Bulgarian in style and shows influences from afar afield as North Africa, Russia and of course Ottoman … Read more
Tzamalas Traditional Costumes: silver belt from Thasos island, with floral ornaments of multicoloured cloisonné enamel, granulation and red glass stones. 18th-early 19th c. From the Benaki Museum, Greece. Originally posted by Joost Daalder.