Only a few artifacts were found that came from clothes or personal belongings. This fact suggests that the passengers and crew removed most of their possessions after the ship grounded. Among the few items found is this pewter shoe buckle. During the 1700s, shoe buckles reached their peak in popularity. Their style and quality showed the wealth of the wearer. This buckle is simple in design, so it is possible that a crew member owned it. The buckle is just over 1.5 inches wide.
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