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On display at the John Brown House Museum
Call #:
2005.212.1A-B
Title:
Pair of Children's Shoes
Collection type:
Costume
Date:
1890-1910
Object type:
3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing -- Footwear; Shoe
Materials:
Leather
wood
metal, iron
Description:
Pair of black leather shoes with strap and button closure at vamp; wooden soles are edged with iron strips. Shoes are in sabot or clog style worn in northwestern England in the nineteenth century. This pair are said to have been worn by a girl in Manville, RI ca. 1900
Dimensions:
Height:3.25 in x Width:2.5 in x Length:7.5 in
--or--
Height:8.3 cm x Width:6.4 cm x Length:19.1
Subjects:
Shoes
Footwear
Clothing and dress
Children's shoes
Provenance:
Ms. Carolyn Hutchings Edlund , 2005-11-09 , 2005-11-09
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