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Transparent Boots
Place of origin

One pair of transparent boots

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Boot
  • Boot
Materials and techniques
PVC, leather, glass,non-ferrous metal
Brief description
One pair of transparent boots designed by Norman Hartnell, made by Rayne, 1963, England
Physical description
One pair of transparent boots
  • Height: 190 mm
  • Width: 80 mm
  • Depth: 210 mm
Production typeMass produced
Gallery label
Label for the exhibition Shoes: Pleasure and Pain (2015-2016) Transparent booties 1963 London H. & M. Rayne for Norman Hartnell PVC, synthetic lamé, glass, metal, rubber and leather Given by the Bata Shoe Museum Foundation V&A: TN.40:1, 2-2015(2015-2016)
Credit line
Given by the Bata Shoe Museum Foundation
Object history
RF FILE 94/1535
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Record createdFebruary 23, 2015
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