Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shoe buckle
  • United States or England, United Kingdom
  • shoe buckle, 1700s–1800s
  • Where object was made: United States or England, United Kingdom
  • silver-plated copper
  • Object Height/Width: 3.5 x 8.2 cm
    Object Height/Width: 1 3/8 x 3 1/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3046

Copper shoe buckle coated with silver on the outerside. It has two decorations in the forms of tied ribbons. The decorations are made of silver plated copper and cut steel. Same pattern as 1928.2832.