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Catalog Number 00.26.1A,B
Object Name Shoe, Man
Description Pair men's shoes; blucher style. Black leather w/layer of snakeskin-like textured red leather attached to all around counter. Large brass disks surrounded by 4 small brass disks decorate sides of red layer. Has small disks at frt over flaps/on strap closure through buckle. Flaps have large brass eyelets laced w/red ribbon. Strap is between upper/lwr pair of eyelets. Toe box forms point towards inside. Band of small brass disks/eyelets across vamp. Low, layered, common sense, leather heel. Red lining in back; white canvas in front; red inner sole. L/shoe has sewn label: The Fair / FB&N / Bisbee.
Search Terms The Fair, Bisbee
Provenance Used by members of the Horseless Carriage Club of America, Tucson Chapter, 1950s/1980s. Part of living history costumes. Harry Mann was charter member. Made by Stetson Shoes, Weymouth,MA,39-3 87345