Brown; tongue and ankle straps cut out of leather upper; w/ holes for buttons; at heel--2 long leather straps sewn in place; brown sole w/ heel as separate piece; no lining; toe= pointed.
Walk Right In 11/98-3/99 This single child's shoe became a family heirloom despite the loss of its outer sole and part of a strap. Its provenance was carefully documented by members of the Allen family as having belonged to Zeba Richards, who was born on February 14, 1786 in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts.
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- Descriptive terms
- 1.5 (H) (inches)
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- Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber