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Hughes, Bernard & Therle.
Georgian Shoe Buckles. Illustrated by the Lady Maufe Collection of Shoe Buckles at Kenwood.

Greater London Council: 1972.

Fancy silver shoe buckles were a big thing in Georgian fashionable circles... but try and find a reference on them today. Wait- here's one. There are 47 examples illustrated, most of them silver, with a few cut-steel, a brass, and a Sheffield plate example. An uncommon catalog.

Softcover. 8.25"x8", 15 pages, 8 b/w illustrations. A clean catalog with some light cover wear, and a light crease along the fore-edge.

Inventory #: 35622
Price: $ 125.00      

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