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1942.806 (RS242171)

Description

A pair of blue silk sateen ankle boots with side lacing, black laces, square toes, one inch heels, and plaid silk lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1852
Inscriptions
1) Both shoes- handwritten on lining ""1462/MXCII"" 2) Both shoes- handwritten on sole ""1852"" 3) Both shoes- stamped on sole ""J""
Material
leather
linen (material)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Descriptive terms
Boot
boots
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
Possibly silk (textile)
Possibly wool (textile)
Silk
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Wool
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.806
Credit Line
Gift of Harriet A. Frothingham
GUSN
53166

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