Pair of shoe buckles
Object Place: New York or New Jersey, United States
Overall: 2.2 x 4.9 x 5.2cm (7/8 x 1 15/16 x 2 1/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Silver plated copper buckles with steel tines. Silver plate worn through on high points. Alternating stamped design of floral and geometric pattern.
each with scratched initials "EH" on reverse.
Probably belonged to Elisha Holmes before 1848; Descended in the family (on her paternal side) to Anne Moffet; to the MFA June, 1992, gift.
Gift of Mrs. Warren Christie Moffett in loving memory of her mother, Ruth Seymour Bergen Dort