Riding boots

Object Number: 
INV.1068ab
Date: 
1900-1950
Medium: 
Leather, cotton, wood
Dimensions: 
each overall: 18 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. ( 47.6 x 10.8 x 31.1 cm )
Description: 
Pair of brown leather knee high riding boots with a pointed toe, raised instep and seams around the ankle and up the back of the boot; two cotton tabs sewn to the upper interior to pull the boots on; wood sole covered with leather with a low semi-circular wooden heel.
Gallery Label: 
This style of boots were worn by officers of 107th Infantry during World War I and World War II.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group