Friday, July 17, 2015

ACE WESTERN BELTS Style No.100














Reproduction of 1930's MONTGOMERY WARD “Wards Finest”
New specification! Early style spots design, New western bridle leather, New acorn and leaf embossing, New cut shape strap. New rivets. 1/2” jewel rings are genuine old stock 1950’s, 5/8” jewel rings are taper style like vintage. Spotted and jeweled belt on top grain western bridle, embossed leather, 1 3/4 inches wide, 1/8 inches thickness. This buckle is nickel, made of iron, like vintage. Beautifully designed and engraved as shown, and looks like it is handmade. Our products is very nice new vintage reproduction designed in Americana of the Western golden age.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Style No.160 Early Series





New arrival! New specification!

Top>MILLER No.1093, 1932 model, New cut shape strap, Three points style steel rivets
Mid>MILLER No.1093, 1935 model, PRE 35
Low>MILLER No.1024, 1936 model, Prototype

Monday, March 23, 2015

No.955 CARD BELT










New arrival! ACE WESTERN BELTS 
Early 1930's Reproduction Western Belt ★Limited Edition

This is Miller Stockman's No.955 card belt of reproduction manufactured by the special order from a customer. Spotted and Jeweled belt on top grain bridle, embossed leather, 1 3/4 inches wide. Doubled and stitched. This buckle is nickel, made of iron, like vintage. Beautifully designed and engraved as shown, and looks like it is handmade. All jewels are genuine old stock glass by Czech or West Germany. The used cards are genuine vintage No.24 miniature size by the United States Playing Card Corporation. The embossing of the flower and the serpentine snake design which are the features of the early 1930's are reproduction by ACE WESTERN BELTS. Our products is very nice new reproduction designed in Americana of the Western golden age. ★This belt is Limited Edition!

Original references
The Miller Stockman's No.955 card belt seem to born in 1931-1932. Also the Indian design buckle of a square type seem to born in this era too. Six cards which are the greatest features, the No.24 miniature size by the United States Playing Card Co. is used. The embossing design is the type which a floral and the serpentine snake which is the feature of this era. 2 Ply structures, cards are fixed between. Although this belt can be checked by a till 1939 catalog, it is unknown after that. But Card Belt is re-appeared in the 1950's. This belt is a 1 1/2 inches wide type, and the cards of size still smaller than No.955 are used. Spots designs is different. with plastic refraction jewels. A supplier seems to be the west side although it is unknown for details.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

No.955 CARD BELT




Sample of early 1930’s specification.
This is Miller Stockman's No.955 card belt of reproduction manufactured by the special request from a customer. The original card belt seem to born in 1931-1932.

Friday, February 13, 2015

For Sale! Vintage Spots Setting Machine!


Vintage spots setter (Hand Feed Foot Machine) of Unknown company. Since this machine is early model, have a PAT APLD(Patent Applied for). Circa 1900-1930’s. The setting die for the round-head-spots and ring-spots of 1/2 inches attaches. Foot pedal and back rod include. They are in good vintage recondition, clean and smooth work. The strong cast iron body will last a lifetime. Please feel free to ask questions.

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Reproduction Sample of Early 1930'S Specification

Three point steel rivet dyed by Gun-blue.


Shape of window and the playing card. Also windshield is inserted on the card.


Shape of billet-end. It's seen as the same shape as 1 1/2 inches belt, but it's a 1 3/4 inches belt exclusive design.


1930’s MILLER STOCKMAN No.955 CARD BELT

Saturday, December 6, 2014

ACE WESTERN BELTS Style No.694







Reproduction of 1939 SEARS ROEBUCK'S “Flashy Blackhawk”
Spotted and jeweled belt on top grain western bridle, embossed leather, 1 3/4 inches wide, 1/8 inches thickness. This buckle is nickel, made of iron, like vintage. Beautifully designed and engraved as shown, and looks like it is handmade. Our products is very nice new vintage reproduction designed in Americana of the Western golden age.

Saturday, November 22, 2014

ACE WESTERN BELTS Style No.900C Early






Early 1930’s Reproduction Western Belt
Another handsome ACE WESTERN BELTS. Made of top grain cowhide bridle, 1-1/2 inches wide, 1/8 inches thickness. With attractive floral pattern from tip to tip. This buckle is iron, like vintage. Beautifully designed and engraved as shown, and looks like it is handmade. Our products is very nice new vintage reproduction designed in Americana of the Western golden age.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

ACE WESTERN BELTS Style No.900 Early






Early 1930’s Reproduction Western Belt
Another handsome ACE WESTERN BELTS. Made of top grain cowhide bridle, 1-3/4 inches wide, 1/8 inches thickness. With attractive floral and the serpentine pattern from tip to tip. This buckle is iron, like vintage. Beautifully designed and engraved as shown, and looks like it is handmade. Our products is very nice new vintage reproduction designed in Americana of the Western golden age.