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Boots - Shearer's, Hessian Reg. No: SH 930001
- Pair of hessian shearer's boots, constructed by folding a rectangular piece of hessian. White cord is used to hold the boots together and as a lace.
Part of a diverse collection of material from the Endacott family, who owned a supermarket in Healesville.
- Hessian shearer's boots. Constructed by folding a rectangular piece of hessian in half and sewing one edge straight and gathering the opposite edge to form a toe. White cord has been used to hold the boots together and as a lace.
|Dimensions:||21.00 cm (Height), 29.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||farm animals, livestock, making do, rural industry, rural victoria, sheep|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Place Used:||Healesville, Yarra Valley, Victoria, Australia|