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Hessian Boots

Description

Black and brown; black vamp with decorative tongue; upper of more supple, textured brown leather; wide, rounded toe; top of boot is heart shaped; decorative topstitching; tan kid lining; one piece last; low, stacked heel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Material
leather
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTS
boots
footwear
Hand Stitched
High Victorian
leather
machine-made
Men's clothing
Mid-Victorian
stitching
Wedding
weddings
Accession Number
1931.1584AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lydia G. Chace
GUSN
34382
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