This vintage Japanese Shakudo 950 Sterling Silver belt buckle and tie clip are in their original box.
Condition is superb, likely unworn.
Image created by hand using Niello for the black areas and Fine Gold for the gold areas.
Technic includes hand chasing as well.
Very nice detail on the buildings, cloud and trees on the mountains.
Estimated to date from the 1960’s.
Belt buckle measures 2″ by 1 1/16″.
Fits belts up to 7/8″, maybe 15/16″.
Matching tie clip is 2 1/8″ long by almost 5/16″ wide.
Both in like new condition.
Marked Sterling 950 on the reverse.
Higher Silver content than 925.