Pair of man's thigh or riding boots

Possibly European
1700–60


Object Place: Possibly European

Dimensions

Overall: 52.8 x 25.4cm (20 13/16 x 10in.)

Accession Number

43.1705a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s “thigh” or riding boot. Black jack leather upper; square spur leather, brass spur with star-shaped rowel; wide bucket top curving up on seams. Square toe. Stacked leather sole and heel.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection