Sic Semper Tyrannis Buckle - Oval - Brass
SIC SEMPER TYRANNIS
Latin for "thus always to tyrants"
This phrase has been used historically as a rallying cry against abuse of power. From Caesar to Lincoln. It is on the Seal of the State of Virginia. It has been used by the USS Virginia Attack Submarine and Nuclear-Powered Cruiser along with the 149th Fighter Squadron.
The buckle shows Virtue (the Lady) with a spear in hand, and her foot on the prostrate form of a tyrant whose crown lies nearby.
Size is 2-1/2" x 3" oval cast in Brass - Gold Color.
Fits up to a 1 3/4" leather belt.