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Bootee

Description

Cream w/ pale orange trim; knit--ribs w/ openwork diamonds arranged in rows; orange scalloped top; 2 orange garlands; foot is orange; ankle ties w/ orange and cream tassels--resembles shoes and sock of period.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Material
knitting (process)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTEE
bootees (infant footwear)
footwear
Hand Knit
Infant's Clothing
knitting (process)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1935.606AB
GUSN
37870

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