Buckles have been a lasting theme in jewelry, particularly throughout the 19th c and 20th c. They symbolize, friendship, loyalty, allegiance, remembrance & committed love. This particular style was popular in the late 19th c.
In our estimation, scarf rings are among one of the best kept fashion secrets. Take your scarves from dull to grand with just this one accessory.
This ring is on the smaller size, as antique scarf rings go, measuring 1” long w a 3/4” opening. The band is 1/4” wide.