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Bootee

Description

Cream and blue; knit; blue wool scalloped edge and blue wool foot (ribbed knit); cream silk upper w/ ribbed (vertical) lace knit ankle tie w/ blue pom-poms (one pom-pom from B is missing).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
knitting (process)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTEE
bootees (infant footwear)
footwear
Hand Knit
Infant's Clothing
knitting (process)
silk (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5712AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15402

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