Ice skates (pair)

Object Number: 
1950.323ab
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group