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Ice Skates

1930.1248AB (RS277270)

Description

Wooden skates with steel blades that curl up slightly and attach to toe, screw through heel.

Details

Maker
Douglas, Rogers, & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
March 17, 1863
Date of patent
Inscriptions
"DOUGLAS, ROGERS, & CO. NORWICH, CT/ STEEL TEMPERED PAT MAR 17 1863"
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Sports Equipment
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Norwich (New London county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
ice skates
Skate, Ice
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 2 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.1248AB
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
222124

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