Shoe Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1750-1800

GUSN

GUSN-100608

Description

Brass rectangular shoe buckle, bright cut engraving along border; brass hinged chape and tongue

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

51

Related Items

Title Brass shoe buckle Accession Number 1925.40
Title Brass shoe buckle Accession Number 1925.41
Title Steel shoe buckle Accession Number 1925.42

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1925.41

Reference Notes

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