Rain Boot

Rain Boot

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This black rain boot is made of Buna-S, a synthetic rubber resulting from the copolymerization of butadiene and styrene. The term Buna derives Bu for butadiene and Na for sodium.
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Object Name
Rain Boot
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
overall: 165 mm x 84 mm x 232 mm; 6 1/2 in x 3 5/16 in x 9 1/8 in
overall: 6 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 13.97 cm x 24.765 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of J. Harry DuBois
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National Museum of American History
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