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Pair of Shoe Buckles

1940.772ab (RS7818)

Description

Pair of rectangular shoe buckles with canted corners and bright cut border with impressed circles with flowers at corners and edge, steel chape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Location of origin
England or America
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BUCKLE, SHOE
fasteners
Dimensions
2 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.772ab
GUSN
102683
Reference Notes
For more information on shoe buckles see White, Carolyn L. "American Artifacts of Personal Adornment, 1680-1820," (2005).
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