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Description

Brown/black boot; wooden pegs in sole; stacked heel; two eyes for lacing; lined with linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1835
Inscriptions
Handwritten note found inside shoe: ""Child's shoe found in the attic of the birthplace of Samuel F.B. Morse. Painter and inventor of the Telegraph, 201 Main St. Charlestown, Mass."" On reverse: ""Samuel Finlay Breeze Morse b.April 27, 1791 d.1872.""
Material
leather
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOT
boots
Children's clothing
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Dimensions
3 1/4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.922
GUSN
53226

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