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BOOTS

Description

White kid ankle boots with a cream binding and no trim. They have a rounded square toes, side lacing (with original cream silk laces) and a center back seam. The sole has a narrow waist and is shaped for left and right. The shoes have no heels. The lining is of white linen . There is top stitching at the ankle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Inscriptions
Hand written on lining of both shoes: ""B/3 4"" ""742/5"".
Material
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTS
boots
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1929.124AB
GUSN
32535

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