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Object Name Bootee
Catalog Number 1978.39.15ab
Date ca. 1920
Material(s) Cotton
Dimensions H-2 W-1.25 D-4.5 inches
Description These are a pair of baby bootees. They are made of white ribbed cotton, with pink embroidery along the edges of the uppers, toe, ankle and heel. The shade of the pink embroidery varies throughout. The toe of each bootee is decorated with a pink embroidered flower design (2 flowers with stems, and no leaves). The laces are white cotton yarn, and there are four pink eyelets along the front sides of the bootees. There is no interior lining or maker's mark/tag.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Shoes
Clothing & dress
Children's clothing & dress
Search Terms infant
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS