Bootie

Object Number: 
1953.602
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.
Gallery Label: 
An identical bootie is marked "Pat. Oct. 19, '86" (see publications).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Clarence G. Michalis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group