Silver belt buckle by Charles Robert Ashbee

Rectangular buckle wrought with an openwork design of four long fish entwined amongst seaweed.

Details

Medium:
Silver, cabochon turquoise
Dimensions:
6 x 8 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,800 ( Total: £3,999)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Set with a cabochon turquoise in each corner.

Provenance

Made for Janet Forbes who married Ashbee. Then by descent until 1984 when it was sold at Sotheby's

Venue details

The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum Clarence Street, CHELTENHAM Gloucestershire GL50 3JT 01242 237431 www.cheltenhamartgallery.org.uk

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