Bootie

Bootie
Title
Bootie
Date 
ca. 1886
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 6.4 x 10.8 x 4.8 cm )
Description 
Yellow pressed lead glass bootie; pressed decoration consists of faceted medallions and circles ("Daisy and Button" pattern) and holes for lacing; heel is ribbed, but the rest of sole is plain.
Credit Line 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Object Number 
1953.602
Gallery Label 
An identical bootie is marked "Pat. Oct. 19, '86" (see publications).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group