Boots

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-12143

Description

Boots are made of ivory silk satin, with 2 inches of silk satin at the toe. The boot has a center front and a center back seam, no trim. Laces are at the side and are bound with cream colored tape. The toe is square. the waist of the sole is narrow. The boots are flat - no heel. The lining is of linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boots
footwear
stitching
leather
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Leather
Satin
Linen
Hand Stitched
Wedding
BOOT

Inscription

The inscription is handwritten on the lining of both shoes. It reads:""A 4 1/2 / -f(?)""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1927.779AB