Shackles

Object Number: 
Z.1957
Date: 
1750-1850
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Each (shackle): 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 1 in. (14 x 14 x 2.5 cm) Part (length of chain): 37 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 2 in. (95.3 x 8.9 x 5
Description: 
Steel horse-shoe shaped ankle shackles with curled ends that encircle two round chain links; links attached to a length of 'twisted' chain.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group