Carriage Boots

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1885-1895

GUSN

GUSN-34210

Description

Black silk velvet ankle boots trimmed w/ black fur; 2 pairs of black ribbon ties along center front; round toe; band of elastic across throat; sole has arched, narrow waist; no heel; lined w/ quilted white linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

carriage boots
footwear
fur
leather
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
winter
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Leather
Fur
Linen
Hand Stitched
Quilted
Walking Wear
BOOTS

Inscription

1. Handwritten on lining: ""E.H. Garret"" 2. Stamped on lining: ""7 14675""

Additional Identification Number

1931.1281A-B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1931.1281AB