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Ice Skates

Description

Iron soles painted black; sole has cut-outs throughout (not solid metal); steel blade with moderate curl at toe; double o-rings on either side near heel for straps (missing), leather straps at toes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1849
Inscriptions
"BARCLAY/ W BONT GE/ PATENT
Material
iron (metal)
leather
paint (coating)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Descriptive terms
ice skates
iron (metal)
leather
paint (coating)
Skate, Ice
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
4 3/4 x 3 x 11 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.50AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ethel C. Brown
GUSN
222106

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