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Velvet Carriage Boots

Velvet Carriage Boots
C.1895-1900. A pair of black velvet carriage boots trimmed with black rabbit fur. They fasten at the front with black grosgrain ribbon. These boots were worn over the shoes and have straight lasts so that they could be worn on either foot. They are lined in white quilted sateen and are a UK size 4 (US 6).
(Formerly L. Hidic)