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Pair of Shoe Buckles

1964.80ab (RS8135)

Description

Pair of silver rectangular shoe buckles with rounded corners, pierced border, engraved rosettes and facets; hinged chape with tongue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Inscriptions
"P [or A] BINGHAM" (Hallmark)
Location of origin
United States
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUCKLE, SHOE
fasteners
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1 9/16 in (A); 1 9/16 in (B) x 1 7/8 in (A); 2 in (B) (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1964.80ab
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thorndike H. Endicott
GUSN
100624
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Title Pair of silver shoe buckles Accession number 1964.80
Title Cross pendant Accession number 1964.90

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