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Boot - Half Wellington, Victorian Engineers, circa 1893 Object Reg. No: ST 043231 1

Summary:
Half Wellington Boot worn by a soldier in the Victoria Engineers, circa 1893.
Description:
Right boot. Black leather upper and sole. Heel nailed on, with additional outstanding nails to create hobnail effect. Stiffened woven fabric above ankle with tan leather border.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Major Edward (Ted) Millett
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: engineers
Themes this item is part of: Victorian Colonial Military, 1854-1901, Engineering Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MILITARY HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Service
Tertiary Classification: uniforms
Maker: Peal & Co, London, England, Great Britain
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1893

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