Bootjack

Bootjack
Bootjack
Bootjack
Title
Bootjack
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 × 6 1/4 × 22 in. (7.6 × 15.9 × 55.9 cm)
Description 
Wooden bootjack with wide oblong opening extending from end to center; 1 1/4 high piece of wood screwed to under-side at center; name impressed at top and on obverse three times.
Credit Line 
Gift of Samuel V. Hoffman
Object Number 
1920.139
Marks 
impressed: on top and obverse three times: "J .H. RUTZE [N or R?]"
Provenance 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group