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Ice skates (pair)

Ice skates (pair)
Title
Ice skates (pair)
Date 
1860-1880
Medium 
Wood, metal, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 10 x 2 in. ( 8.6 x 25.4 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Pair of ice skates with blades attached to wooden bases by metal projections and with screws at toe; reinforced sheet metal heel, and wide leather heel and toe bindings.
Credit Line 
Gift of Prof. & Mrs. Herbert W. Schneider
Object Number 
1961.40ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group