Buckles with Ginkgo leaf motif
Buckle with ginkgo motif, 1900 (photo dr. Karl Kreuzer)
Buckle with Ginkgo leaf design (photo dr. Karl Kreuzer)
. German, unsigned,  c.1900, silver-gilt
.The Ginkgo leaf was used in floral designs.

Buckle: Levinger, Pforzheim (photo dr. Karl Kreuzer)
Buckle: Dufrene (photo dr. Karl Kreuzer)
..Hugo Levinger, silversmith
Pforzheim, Germany
carved horn with metal
Maurice Dufrène, France


          photos © Dr. Karl Kreuzer
                More buckles (Gürtelschließen) here.

More photos of Ginkgo and Art Nouveau:
~ in Prague (Czech Republic)
~ in Nancy (France)

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