Balkan Ottoman era belt, probably Bulgaria 2018-06-11T12:24:33+00:00

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Balkan Ottoman era belt, probably Bulgaria

Old filigree belt buckle from the Balkans, most probably Bulgaria. This shape of buckle was spread within a wide area under Ottoman influence, with some technical and stylistic variations.

The belt buckle was made with a two-layers of gilded silver filigree (tested), fixed with a pin to a metal base to make it stronger. The band is the original one, made of brocade sewn onto a leather band.

From late 19th or early 20th century.

Dimensions:

Length: 81 cm
Belt buckle: 17,5 x 6 cm

Weight: 252 gr

Reference:

“Bulgarian National Costumes and jewellery” Veleva, Maria, Septemvri, 1983

ME58

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