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Man's shoes

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Man's oxonian shoes. Dark brown grained leather upper; latchets with four eyelets tie over round tongue; separate latchets and tongue joined to vamp and quarters by lapped seam; butted backseam. Square slightly upturned toe. Leather sole. Stacked leather flat heel. Leather insole, quarter...

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Credit Line

Gift of Robert C. Winthrop

American, about 1840–50

Dimensions

29.3 x 9.6 x 10.8 cm (11 9/16 x 3 3/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.6294a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather and linen lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes