A belt from the Gucci Gift selection, in ribbed green-red-green canvas Web, trimmed with faded brown leather and featuring an antique brass plaque buckle embossed with a bee. Worn with a washed Oxford shirt and a tweed skirt.
Oxidized stamped brass plaque or pendant 40mm sold individually. B9-2218(e)
Brass plaque showing the Oba (ruler) of Benin (modern Nigeria). The plaques were looted by the British during their 1897 invasion of Benin and Nigeria has repeatedly called for the return of the Benin Bronzes from the British Museum.
Park benches throughout the city of Chester in England were recently the object of a fun prank when pranksters attached brass plaques with funny (though perhaps slightly offensive) messages to the benches that looked like dedication plaques.