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Bootjack

Object Number: 
1920.139
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 × 6 1/4 × 22 in. (7.6 × 15.9 × 55.9 cm)
Marks: 
impressed: on top and obverse three times: "J .H. RUTZE [N or R?]"
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
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