Art nouveau, Arts and crafts
For sale is this rare (previously unseen I believe) Archibald Knox (attrib) silver buckle for Liberty & Co’s Cymric range. This buckle will appear in Dr Stephen Martin’s forthcoming third edition of his book “Archibald Knox”. It is model 10007 in the Liberty sketch book. In excellent condition.
This piece is fully hallmarked on both pieces of the buckle for Birmingham 1901. It is one piece only, matching the design in the Liberty sketch book (available on request).
Maker: Liberty & Co
Designer: Archibald Knox
Marks: L & Co, Birmingham, date letter “b”
Material: Sterling silver
Size: 5.5 cm x 5.0 cm
Weight : 23 grams, 0.8 oz