Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of boots
  • unknown Native Arctic maker
  • pair of boots, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • leather
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: a) 25 x 22 x 8.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: a) 9 13/16 x 8 11/16 x 3 3/8 in
    Object Length/Width/Depth: b) 25 x 24 x 8 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: b) 9 13/16 x 9 7/16 x 3 1/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7110.a,b

The pair of dark brown leather boots have brown leather soles. White leather straps attach between the sole and the upper and apparently wrap around the ankle. There is a white band at the top of the boot.