Museum Open Monday

The New-York Historical Society Museum will be open Monday, December 29, 10am-6pm. For details, please visit our calendar.

Bootjack

Bootjack
Title
Bootjack
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 8.3 x 12.1 cm )
Description 
Wooden bootjack composed of a rectangular board with an arched opening and attached to a small wooden elevation block.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number 
1938.215
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group