Knee Buckle

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-100641

Description

Silver rectangular knee buckle with rounded corners, engraved x design; steel hinged chape and tongue.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
silver (metal)
BUCKLE, KNEE

Additional Identification Number

84

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lucy Haskell Sturtevant

Accession Number

1925.368a

Reference Notes

Similar pair in Fales, Martha Gandy, "Jewelry in America, 1600-1900," (1995): 148, plate 95.

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