Ice skates (pair)

Object Number: 
1945.479ab
Date: 
1860-1880
Medium: 
Wood, leather, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 8.9 x 24.8 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Pair of ice skates with blades with curling tips, wooden base with reinforced shhet iron heel, wide leather heel, and toe bindings.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, these ice skates were possibly manufactured by the Fouguet Boys.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group