Buckle Cowboy Irvine Jachens Rare Silver German Authentic 1966
Vintage rare 1966 Irvine & Jachens Inc cowboy belt buckle
Oval shape western buckle with cowboy image on horse
Beautiful engraving; impeccable craftsmanship
Etched in the front “Corral 21 Hi Point 1966”
Stamped “Irvine & Jachens Inc German Silver” in the back
Measures approximately 4” long x 2 1/2” wide; made for 1 5/8” belt
Made of German silver
Thoughtful gift for that cowboy in your life
Old western buckles are great investments
Own a piece of American history
Excellent addition to a collection
Brief info about Irvine & Jachens Inc:
Mr. J C IRVINE opened his shop making police badges and buckles in 1886. After the famous earthquake and fire he took on a partner by the name of Jachens. They made some of the greatest and most loved Silver Work in California; their engraving was highly regarded. In 1971 the company split and the buckle business moved to Nevada and changed their name to COMSTOCK SILVERSMITHS.
Anything with the IRVINE and JACHENS mark on the back is at least 40 years old or even older!!