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Man's balmoral (one of a pair)

English (London)
1920–30


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

1979.71b

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown leather uppers with straight tip toe caps and white buckskin tops trimmed with brown leather; perforated at seams: laces up front over square tonque. Pointed toes. Leather soles. Stacked leather heels. Brown leather insole; cotton lining; label: “John Lobb, 55 St. James’ St. London, and 47 Faubourg St. Honore, Paris.”

Provenance

Made by John Lobb, Accepted as apparatus in 1963

Credit Line

Bequest of Dana Pond