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Description

Black; ankle strap (no button or tie) w/ 3 pairs punched eyes; silk tape trim (probably was black); white cloth lining; brown sole.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1849
Inscriptions
Printed label on inner sole of A only: the label is incomplete: ""Boot -- Store,/ WASHINGTON STREET,/ Warranted BOSTON./ warranted Rips mended gratis."" (w/ a hand pointing at end) Also on sole is written: ""1 1/2"" (probably size)
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Dimensions
1.375 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.343AB
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances R. Morse
GUSN
15514

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