Update

New-York Historical is temporarily closed to help contain the spread of COVID-19. On August 14, we're opening Hope Wanted: New York City Under Quarantine, a free, outdoor exhibition in our rear courtyard. See more details on our Visit page.

Shoe form

Object Number: 
1121b
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. ( 9.5 x 29.2 x 8.6 cm )
Marks: 
impressed in top: "H.R.W.N./ &/ SON/ BURLINGTON/ VT./ 9 1/2"
Description: 
Carved wooden shoe form for left foot of adult-size shoe.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edmund B. Child
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group