French Stamped Steel Sash Buckle. This stamped sash buckle was made between 1880 and 1910. This piece measures 2.75 inches across by 2 inches high. This gorgeous buckle hails from a South Carolina estate. The back has a fixed position slide bar and is signed "Made In France". The stamped steel pieces were done to mimic the look of cut steel, which was a much more expensive option back in the day. You could wear this piece as a sash buckle on a vintage dress or slide a piece of velvet or ribbon through to wear it as a choker. This is a perfect gift for a seamstress, actress or vintage fashion maven. This French Sash Buckle is in excellent condition.