#2515   High Button Boots   c. 1860-1865 


Dark brown leather, stacked wood heel, 26 glass shoe buttons, cream cotton twill lining.

Condition: Very Good. Leather scuffed off in places and needs oiling. All original shoe buttons.

Measurements: L, 9"; W, 2.4"; Heel, 1"; Ht, 8.5".

Comments: Dating to the 1860s, these lady's high button walking boots have the rounded square toes and  narrow waist soles typical of 1860s fashionable footwear. With their demure scalloped trim, in their day, these boots were far from plain.