Gumboots - Rubber, Bata, 'Jobmaster', Black Object Reg. No: SH 930848

Pair of mid-calf Bata brand 'Jobmaster' saftey gumboots. Donated to the Museum by Myles Welan after his scrap metal merchant and demolition company, Whelan the Wrecker, went into receivership in 1991.
Black rubber 'safety toe' Bata work boots. Mid-calf length, moulded from a single piece of rubber but with raised 'seams' where a leather boot might be sewn.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Myles Whelan, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 30.00 cm (Height), 11.50 cm (Width), 32.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: occupational health safety, working life, protective clothing safety wear
Themes this item is part of: Whelan the Wrecker Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: CLOTHING
Secondary Classification: Male
Tertiary Classification: footwear
Inscriptions: Raised, on outer side at top of each boot, "SAFETY TOE", "BATA", "JOBMASTER".
User (Probable): Whelan the Wrecker

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