Pair of Shoe Buckles

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-100675

Description

Pair of silver plated rectangular shoe buckles, beaded border and small rope edge; bar fastener

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
silver (metal)
BUCKLE, SHOE

Inscription

"1432" on both. There are also undistinguishable diamond shaped hallmarks on both. (Stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

118

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

1 1/2 in (1); 1 1/2 in (2) x 2 1/8 in (1); 2 1/8 in (2) x 1/2 in (1); 1/2 in (2) (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.2993.1-2

Reference Notes

For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).