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Pair of silver knee buckles Buckle, 18th century

This is a Buckle. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Estate of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper. It is credited From the collection of Mrs. Lathrop C. Harper.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 3.8 x 3.5 x 1 cm (1 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

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Pair of silver knee buckles Buckle, 18th century; probably England; silver; H x W x D: 3.8 x 3.5 x 1 cm (1 1/2 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.); From the collection of Mrs. Lathrop C. Harper; 1957-172-1-a,b

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