Ice skates

Object Number: 
INV.15065
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
each: 2 1/4 x 14 x 2 3/8 in. ( 5.7 x 35.6 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Pair of ice skates with iron blades and wooden bases; blades fitted directly into bases, and have curving tips ending in leaf-shaped points; circular devices to fit boot heels to skate, with single points to hold ball of foot in place; leather bindings.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group