Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of boots
  • Canadian Inuit peoples
  • pair of boots, late 1800s–1936
  • Where object was made: Newfoundland and Labrador Province, Canada
  • leather, cotton, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: a) 49 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Width: a) 19 5/16 x 9 13/16 in
    Object Height/Width: b) 47.5 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Width: b) 18 11/16 x 9 13/16 in
  • Gift of Frank C. Foley
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7089.a,b

The brown leather boots have leather soles, puckered at the seam. They have a blue cotton band at the top but are otherwise undecorated. They are currently flattened.