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97/219/1 Boots (pair), with packaging, style number B543, mens, leather / elastic / textile / cardboard / paper, designed and made by R M Williams Pty Ltd, South Australia, 1997. Click to enlarge.

Pair of mens boots with packaging by R M Williams Pty Ltd

Designed
Boots, pair, men's, leather, style number B543, R.M.Williams, South Australia 1997.

Pair of men's elastic-sided boots, size 8, of unidentified construction, with slightly squared toe and low stacked heel. Uppers constructed from dark tan yearling leather, with one seam at the back. Brown elasticised inserts in sides. Brown ribbon loops at front and back at top of leg, machine embroidered in white with R.M./Williams/MADE IN AUSTRALIA". Brown leather lining. Socks in two pieces of brown and natural leather, stamped with inscription MADE IN/AUSTRALIA/R.M.Williams/LEATHER UPPER/LEATHER LINING/LEATHER SOLE/8/H/CK". Brown leather soles stamped with inscription "HAND LASTED BY/R.M.Williams/LONG HORN AUSTRALIA/LEATHER SOLE [surrounding an image of a steers head]/8/H"
(-1) Left shoe
(-2) Right shoe
(-3) Shoe box

Summary

Object No.

97/219/1

Object Statement

Boots (pair), with packaging, style number B543, mens, leather / elastic / textile / cardboard / paper, designed and made by R M Williams Pty Ltd, South Australia, 1997

Physical Description

Boots, pair, men's, leather, style number B543, R.M.Williams, South Australia 1997.

Pair of men's elastic-sided boots, size 8, of unidentified construction, with slightly squared toe and low stacked heel. Uppers constructed from dark tan yearling leather, with one seam at the back. Brown elasticised inserts in sides. Brown ribbon loops at front and back at top of leg, machine embroidered in white with R.M./Williams/MADE IN AUSTRALIA". Brown leather lining. Socks in two pieces of brown and natural leather, stamped with inscription MADE IN/AUSTRALIA/R.M.Williams/LEATHER UPPER/LEATHER LINING/LEATHER SOLE/8/H/CK". Brown leather soles stamped with inscription "HAND LASTED BY/R.M.Williams/LONG HORN AUSTRALIA/LEATHER SOLE [surrounding an image of a steers head]/8/H"
(-1) Left shoe
(-2) Right shoe
(-3) Shoe box

Dimensions

Height

190 mm

Width

110 mm

Production

Notes

R.M.Williams, South Australia, 1932

R.M.WILLIAMS, South Australia

Purchased new in 1997

History

Notes

Unused/as new
Donated by Don Tilmouth of R.M.WILLIAMS

Source

Credit Line

Gift of RMWilliams, 1997

Acquisition Date

31 July 1997

Cite this Object

Harvard

Pair of mens boots with packaging by R M Williams Pty Ltd 2020, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 26 November 2020, <https://ma.as/157303>

Wikipedia

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