Pair of boy's boots

American (New York (?))
About 1855


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

20 x 7.5 x 19 cm (7 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.235a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather uppers and sole

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black leather uppers with straight tip toe caps; butted side seams. Round toes. Leather soles. Stacked leather flat heels. Leather insoles and linings; two pull-on straps. Worn by Edward Howard Hutchinson of Buffalo, N.Y. (1852–1938), grandfather of Ganson Purcell.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ganson Purcell