Belgian figure skates


Fig.1: Belgian figure skates, around 1920

Traditional model provided with elegant button boots (detail 1a). In the blades three marks are visible (details 1b, 1c and 1d). Godfrin was a Belgian Brussels based company. Unclear is whether the made skates themselves or had them made elsewhere under their own label. Silver Arrow and Sheffield Steel give reason to think the last was the case.

Manufacturer: Godfrin, Brussels (B)
Mark:
details 2, 3 and 4
Technical data: total length: 28 cm; height over ice: 4 cm ; platforms: 25 cm long, 6 cm wide; runner blades: 3.8 cm tall, 4 mm thick; weight: 745 g including boot

 



detail 1


detail 2


detail 3


detail 4

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