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Pair of Knee Buckles

1936.867ab (RS7641)

Description

Pair of rectangular metal knee buckles, twisted wire with engraved lines; steel hinged chape and tongue

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1820
Inscriptions
"Knee + Shoe Buckles / Watson Family of / Dover, N.H." (Paper label)
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Buckle, Knee
fasteners
Dimensions
1 x 3/4 x 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.867ab
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
100682
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