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Pair of Shoe Buckles

1940.773ab (RS7819)

Description

Pair of steel square shoe buckles with rounded corners, frame is impressed with a ridged border, 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 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.773ab
GUSN
102684
Reference Notes
For more information on shoe buckles see White, Carolyn L. "American Artifacts of Personal Adornment, 1680-1820," (2005).
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