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Catalog Number 2003.31.01 a-d
Object Name Galosh
Dimensions H-8 W-3 L-10 inches
Date ca. 1940-ca. 1960
Notes Pair of ladies galoshes made of smokey-clear rubber with two black buttons on each side of ankle and black elastic loop for fastening on inside buttons.Bottom has ridges for traction. Center of each bottom reads- "7/ 153". Heel is mid-sized. Comes with box. Box top has Navy blue print on light blue background and white stripes. Top of box reads- Karoseal/ Peek-A-Boots/ Punch protected with Duratuf/ B.F. Goodrich/ Made in U.S.A." And one side reads- "Five different heel heights:/ Peek-A-Boots (underlined)/ Fit (underlined) Sizes/ (underlined) Spike Heel/ High Needle Heels (20/8 to 24/8/ 5 to 11/ Hi Heel/ High Needle and Stack Heels (17/8 to 20/8/ 5 to 12/ Mid Heel/ Medium Needle and Stack Heels (14/18 to 17/8)/ 5 to 11/ Lo Heel/ Low Broad Base Heels (10/8 to 14/8)/ 5 to 11/ Flat Heel/ Flats -- Wedges and Low Broad Base Heels (0/8 to 14/8)/ 5 to 12" And on other side reads- "Peek-A-Boots/ Punch Protected/ with Duratuf". And on one end- "B.F. Goodrich/ Peek-A-Boots/ Mad in U.S.A./ 7/ [picture of galosh]/ Women's Smoke/ Mid Heel 14/8-17/8/ W5 - 944M". And on other end- "Peek-A- Boots/ B.F. Goodrich". Bottom of box is of plain brown heavy paper.
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