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The humble buckle is an oft-taken for granted fastening, yet its usefulness and sturdiness has ensured that it has survived from ancient times through to the present day. The author provides a comprehensivetypology of buckles, from the earliest designs to the most recent uses. With detailed records of the types of buckles from different historical periods and listings of museums where they can be found, this book offers there-enactor essential guidance for period costumes, and provides the collector or enthusiast with the information needed to continue or begin to learning about this enduring and practicalobject.

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ISBN:
9780747811848
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing
Subject:
Antiques & Collectibles : Textiles & Costume
Calligrapher:
Meredith, Alan
Author:
Meredith, Gillian
Subject:
Antiques & Collectibles : Buttons & Pins
Publication Date:
November 2011
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
56

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