Reimagined Components: Repurposed vintage silver tone belt buckle adorned with a zig-zag imprinted design paired with two blue/green rectangular howlite stone beads strung on a 6mm 22'' stainless steel curb chain.
Components Found in: Quartzsite AZ
1888's Take: "There's treasure everywhere. For some, it's things that shine and glisten. For others, a few kind words shared with a friend. What's important is that you recognize those things that you feel are special and allow your connection with them to flourish. They will teach you about your innate purpose and who you are at your core. When you know what you love then there's treasure everywhere." - Nathan
An early, primitive form of buckles have been used for thousands of years, originating from bone or antler buckles with a looped belt. Ancient Rome and China developed the first forms of buckles that are comparable to the types of belt buckles we see today.
It is a super-calming stone and many people use it to relieve stress of all kinds. It makes an excellent antidote to insomnia due to an overactive mind.
After each artifact or specimen has been discovered it is sent through a careful restoration process before being used in a design. If a particularly unique patina is found to add design value to an artifact, it's preserved & sealed to ensure its longevity & protection.