Shoe Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-100607

Description

Brass rectangular shoe buckle, engraved vine design; brass hinged chape and tongue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

buckles (strap accessories)
fasteners
brass (alloy)
BUCKLE, SHOE

Additional Identification Number

50

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 13/16 in x 2 1/2 in x 3/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1925.40

Reference Notes

For more information on shoe buckles see White, Carolyn L. "American Artifacts of Personal Adornment, 1680-1820," (2005).

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