Bring home a vintage belt buckle that celebrates Chief Joseph, one of Native America’s greatest leaders. Made by Bergamot Brass Works in 1977, this buckle is pure history. In a similar spirit to James Earle Fraser’s End of the Trail, the scene and back poem depict the venerable leader’s last stand.
Vintage Native American belt buckle Chief Joseph, Nez Perce Native man in headdress on horseback Mountain landscape
Oval shaped buckle 3D cast design Antiqued bronze patina
Length: 3.5 in (9 cm) Width: 2.5 in (6 cm) Max belt width: 1.75 in (4.5 cm)
Made by Bergamot Brass Works, 1977
Vintage condition with mild surface wear **Indoor photos show most accurate color
Back Inscription: Hear me my chiefs, I am tired. My heart is sick and sad.From where the sun now stands, I will fight no more. - Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce, 1877