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Call #:
1992.9.5AB
Title:
Pair of Child's Shoes
Collection type:
Costume
Date:
ca. 1890
Object type:
3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing -- Footwear; Shoe
Materials:
Leather
fibre, cotton
fibre, wool
Medium:
Leather working
Description:
Leather children's boots, black patent leather at toe and heel and white leather on upper, six white ball buttons up side, lined in white cotton twill, insole of white wool felt.
Dimensions:
Height:4 in x Width:2 3/8 in x Length:6 in
--or--
Height:10.2 cm x Width:6.1 cm x Length:15.3
Notes/Special Measurements:Size 5 1/2
Subjects:
Williams, James Llewellyn, 1887-1968
Children's shoes
Children's clothing
Rumford (East Providence, R.I.)
Potter family.
Williams family.
Research Notes:
Worn by James Llewellyn Williams (1887-1968), son of Annette Carr Potter (b. 1863) and James Owen Williams (1861-1937).
Provenance:
Gift of Mr. Bruce Britton
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