Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Random Nostalgia Post of the Day

Remember the wide belts and large belt buckles of the 1970's? A major brand name in the buckle business back then was Bergamot Brass Works, which, in fact, weren't usually made of solid brass, but were made of pot metal and only plated with brass or pewter. I had several of their buckles; one was a Winchester riding horse logo in pewter finish; I also had this Mayan calendar buckle:

(If I recall, though, Bergamot referred to it as an "Aztec" calendar.)


ASM826 said...

Can you point the place where the world ends next year?

BobG said...

I've got a pottery replica of that on my desk above my monitor.