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1985.245AB (RS117557)

Description

Black leather boots w/ mid-length cylindrical body or calves w/ two side seams and a second horizontal frontal seam. Slightly shaped at top w/ woven cotton twill tabs to pull boots on. Appear to be a machine stitched. Heavy soles w/ cut nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1875
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOT
boots
Cotton
cotton (textile)
footwear
leather
Leather
Dimensions
13 x 11.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.245AB
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25187

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