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Pair of shoe buckles

Pair of shoe buckles

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1780s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Base-metal set with pastes and steel

  • Museum number:

    T.65&A-1982

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of shoe buckles of base-metal inset with small pastes. Oval rims. Pitchfork chapes of steel with elaborately pierced loops.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1780s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Base-metal set with pastes and steel

Dimensions

Width: 4.5 cm, Length: 6 cm

Descriptive line

Pair of shoe buckles of base-metal, France, 1780s

Materials

Base metal; Paste gems

Categories

Footwear; Clothing; Fashion; Accessories; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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