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BOOT

Description

Brown silk twill ankle boot; topstitching - no tape binding; scalloped edge side buttoning w/ 6 small brown buttons. Rounded square toe; 3" vamp extends to sides; center front & center back seam; sole has narrow waist; 1" black (stained) stacked heel; linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Inscriptions
1. Handwritten on lining: ""C./ Escarpine a Caloz./ 4. et Oct. 2 - 2549"" 2. Stamped on sole: ""M"".
Location of origin
France
Material
leather
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOT
boots
footwear
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.1203
GUSN
34181

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