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Carriage Boots

Description

Black silk velvet ankle boots trimmed w/ black fur; 2 pairs of black ribbon ties along center front; round toe; band of elastic across throat; sole has arched, narrow waist; no heel; lined w/ quilted white linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1895
Inscriptions
1. Handwritten on lining: ""E.H. Garret"" 2. Stamped on lining: ""7 14675""
Material
fur
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTS
carriage boots
footwear
fur
Fur
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Walking Wear
winter
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1931.1281AB
GUSN
34210

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