Set of Shoe Sole Patterns

Set of Shoe Sole Patterns

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These shoe sole patterns where used to standardize shoe sizes made by artisan shoemakers during the 19th century.
Object Name
set of shoe patterns, soles
date made
1840 - 1849
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
overall: 9 in x 2 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Deborah M. Russell
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Work and Industry: Agriculture and Natural Resources
Industry & Manufacturing
American Enterprise
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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