Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shoe buckle
  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • shoe buckle, 1700s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom or United States
  • pewter, cut steel
  • Object Length/Width: 7.6 x 3.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 x 1 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2678

Pewter and cut steel shoe buckle. Rectangle in the middle; oval around the rectangle; scalloped trim around the oval with small flowers. Tiny, raised dots all over the piece and buckle in the center.