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Ice Skate

Description

Wooden soles painted red with steel blades that curl up at the toe with acorn tip; screw through heel; leather ankle strap with metal o-rings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th Century
Inscriptions
"BLECHMANN/ [Crown Symbol]/ 455A" (Wood burned)
Material
leather
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Descriptive terms
ice skates
leather
Skate, Ice
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 x 5 x 12 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1925.813
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Maria Howard Thacher and Miss Elizabeth M. Thacher
GUSN
222014

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