Art Nouveau silver plated link belt depicting Muse with Lyre. buvs104gh
Art Nouveau silver plated link belt depicting Muse with Lyre. buvs104g
A stunning Art Nouveau silver plated linked belt. The buckle is repoussé with bas relief depicting a Muse with a Lyre. She is depicted in in profile in flowing gown plucking a lyre. The image is lifelike and perfectly proportioned. Excellent detail in the hands, face gown and delicate tendrils of hair. Twenty three links are cast silver with bas relief detail depicting a profile female bust encircled in ornamental blossoms with scroll work. The catch has the EPNS stamp for electroplate. When worn the links culminate into a V as they attach to the buckle. Weighs 150 grams. Belt is 32 inches. Buckle is 2.5 x 2.75. Links are 1-1/8 inch.