Bootjack

Object Number: 
1946.63
Date: 
early 19th century
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 11 3/8 x 4 1/4 in. ( 9.8 x 28.9 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Wrought iron bootjack composed of flat piece of iron with pair of iron legs raising one end; raised end has two-pronged heel holder with curved points.
Gallery Label: 
This bootjack came from the home of Rev. Samuel Jones near Philadelphia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group