A limited edition buckle created for the 70th Anniversary of the filming of the Red River movie. Howard W. Hawks, the producer of the movie, purchased three Red River D buckles as gifts for himself, John Wayne, and Montgomery Clift. As a sign of friendship, John Wayne traded the buckle with his initials on it with Howard Hawks. John Wayne can be seen wearing this buckle in many of his movies.
Number 26 out of 70
John Wayne was born on May 26th and his ranch was called the 26 bar ranch