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1938.1039AB (RS242617)

Description

A pair of leather children's shoes with a punched eyelet pattern, elastic ankle straps, paper inner sole, and a bow with a metal buckle.

Details

Maker
Carpenter, William (Maker)
Date
1871
Inscriptions
Printed label on inner sole of both shoes: In blue: ""WM. CARPENTER, MANUFACTURER OF INFANT SLIPPERS. - ROWLEY, MASS - PATENTED FEB. 14, 1871."" Inner sole is stamped w/ ""0""
Location of origin
Rowley, MA, USA
Material
leather
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
leather
machine-made
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.1039AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mis Roxana H. Vivian
GUSN
39892

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