Baby boots

Title:
Baby boots
Date: 
1800-1870
Medium: 
Leather, metal
Dimensions: 
overall a: 2 3/4 x 5 x 1 7/8 in. ( 7 x 12.7 x 4.8 cm ) overall b: 2 7/8 x 5 x 1 3/4 in. ( 7.3 x 12.7 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Brown leather tongueless baby boots; each side of the boot top has four brass eyelets; the insides are lined with white cotton twill fabric; the soles are leather and have been hand-applied with metal tacks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. M. H. Morse, Jr., 1995
Object Number: 
Z.1476.1ab
Marks: 
stamped: on both soles: "18 / 46"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group