Ice skates (pair)

Ice skates (pair)
Title
Ice skates (pair)
Date 
ca. 1840-1860
Medium 
Wood, steel, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 11 in. ( 8.3 x 27.9 cm )
Description 
Pair of ice skates with steel blades attached to wooden base; leather ankle and toe straps secured with metal buckles; two small spikes at front of base and large screw at rear for attaching skate to bottom of shoe.
Credit Line 
Gift of Colonel Thatcher T.P. Luguer
Object Number 
1950.323ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group