Ice Skates

Collection Type

  • Sporting equipment

Date

19th Century

GUSN

GUSN-222105

Description

Wood soles, painted red; steel blades that curl up at the toe; screw through heel; metal star design on top of sole at ball of foot; leather straps with buckles; sides of blades have a foliate design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ice skates
wood (plant material)
paint (coating)
steel (alloy)
leather
Skate, Ice

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Sports Equipment

Dimensions

5 x 2 1/2 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ethel C. Brown

Accession Number

1930.49AB