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Boot

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Title:
Boot
Date: 
ca. 1876
Medium: 
Glass
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 10.8 x 10.8 x 5.7 cm )
Date End: 
1 876
Description: 
Colorless frosted pressed lead glass boot with heel; pressed decoration consists of side buttons with a scalloped edge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number: 
1953.569
Gallery Label: 
Glass boots like this one were made around the time of the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, and were almost certainly meant to be flower holders (see publications).
Date Begin: 
1876
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group