4-Piece Silver & Gold Buckle Set

$3,595.00

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Silver & Gold Belt Buckle Set

4-Piece buckle set of heavy gauge sterling silver, inlaid with 14 kt gold, made by Douglas Magnus.  Buckle is 2-1/4″L by 1-3/4″W.  Tip is 1-1/2″ L.  Set fits 1″W belt.

Santa Fe Artist: Douglas Magnus

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Douglas Magnus is a renowned Santa Fe jewelry maker and fashion accessory designer. He is known for his high grade turquoise items that often feature turquoise mined from Doug’s own mines, the Tiffany Cerrillos Mines, located 17 miles outside of Santa Fe. These are a series of mines that were originally worked by Native Americans from the Chaco Canyon area in New Mexico some thousand plus years ago.

Douglas Magnus (b. 1946) moved to Santa Fe in the late 1960s, following his childhood in Los Angeles, California and Silverton, Colorado, and a formative two years with the U.S. Army in El Paso.

Magnus uses the finest silver and gold stocks, and methods ranging from the most ancient to the most contemporary to create his pieces.

Magnus lives and works in Santa Fe, New Mexico, conceiving original designs and finished products from turquoise, silver, gold, and other materials. He is also a prolific painter, embracing numerous subjects such as interiors and figurative works, while partial to plein air paintings created on site at his mines.