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1991.1420 (RS21234)

Description

Small, wooden shoe form for child's foot size, carved from hard dark wood with hole pierced through ankle area for hanging on ribbon or string.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Leather, Horn, Shellworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
forms (type composition equipment)
Last, Shoe
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 1/8 x 1 1/2 x 4 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1420
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2960

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