Pair of Shoe Buckles

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-102683

Description

Pair of rectangular shoe buckles with canted corners and bright cut border with impressed circles with flowers at corners and edge, steel chape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
BUCKLE, SHOE

Additional Identification Number

2135

Related Items

Title Shoe buckles Accession Number 1940.772 ab
Title Shoe buckles Accession Number 1940.773 ab

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England or America

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

2 1/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 1/16 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1940.772ab

Reference Notes

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