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Bootjack

Bootjack
Title
Bootjack
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Object Number 
1946.63
Gallery Label 
This bootjack came from the home of Rev. Samuel Jones near Philadelphia.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group