Pair of man's boots

European
second half of the 19th century


Object Place: Europe

Dimensions

62.5 x 25.5 cm (24 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1703a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with wooden heel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black leather jack boot (most likely theatrical). Pseudo-16th century slashed and scalloped decorative band stuffed with hair below slashed bucket top. Square toe and wood heel made to look 18th century. Leather sole. Condition: leather deteriorated and cracked.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection