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Shoe Buckles

A work made of silver and iron.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver and iron.

Date:

1775/1815

Artist:

Richard Humphreys
American, 1750–1832
Philadelphia

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 167

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Richard Humphreys

Title

Shoe Buckles

Place

Philadelphia (Object made in)

Date

c. 1775–1815

Medium

Silver and iron

Inscriptions

One buckle marked once and other twice, in shaped rectangle: "RH" Each buckle incised on bottom: "XXXX"

Dimensions

2.2 × 6.3 × 5 cm (7/8 × 2 1/2 × 2 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Nelson E. Smyth

Reference Number

1988.57a-b

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