Shoe buckles (pair)

Object Number: 
1942.397ab
Date: 
1775-1810
Medium: 
Silver, rose gold, paste
Dimensions: 
overall (each): 2 1/4 x 3 x 1 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 7.6 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Pair of oval shoe buckles with silver frame set with a single row of paste gems, rectangular hinged chape and tongue; wavy strip of rose gold applied across center of top and bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Wilmot T. Cox
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group