Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Pair of shoes

Pair of shoes

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    1990 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Timberland (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Leather

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the manufacturer

  • Museum number:

    T.195&A-1990

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of men's brown leather moccasin shoes.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

1990 (made)

Artist/maker

Timberland (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Leather

Object history note

Registered File number 1990/494.

Descriptive line

Pair of men's leather moccasin shoes, made by Timberland, United States, 1990

Labels and date

CLASSIC RUGGED HANDSEWN SHOE,
"50009 RANGE ROVER"
Handsewn moccasin-style shoe in oiled burgundy leather with raw-hide lacing and heavy rubber tread sole

SIX-INCH PREMIUM WATERPROOF HIKING BOOT "10061 WHEAT NUBUCK"
Timberland Company, USA
Light tan, silicone treated leather laced boot with padded ankle cuff and heavy rubber tread sole

Given by Timberland Company

T.194, T.195-1990

The family-run Abington Boot Company in Hampton, New Hampshire has produced hand-crafted boots for generations. Timberland shoes (their name since 1972) are exceptionally well-made, combining traditional workmanship with the latest technology. They are a classic example of an article of clothing that has crossed the divide to become fashionable dress. Their popularity in recent years as a highly visible street-fashion trend symbolizes the younger generation's growing ecological concern and "new age" approach to fashion, [1990]

Materials

Leather

Categories

Footwear; Leather; Men's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.

Ajax-loader