Pair of Shoe Buckles

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-102684

Description

Pair of steel square shoe buckles with rounded corners, frame is impressed with a ridged border, steel chape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fasteners
BUCKLE, SHOE

Additional Identification Number

2136

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 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1940.773ab

Reference Notes

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