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Collection of 17 Antique Wooden Shoe Forms c.1920

$175

ABOUT

Decorative only.

A collection of 17 original cobbler's wooden shoe forms. All singles. One is topped with leather. Finished in and oil and paste wax. Shellaced. They have retained their original finish and have the appropriate wear.

  • CREATOR Unknown.
  • DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1920
  • MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Maple or Beech. Leather.
  • CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • DIMENSIONS H 4 in. W 11.75 in. D 4 in.

HISTORY

Salvaged from a cobbler's shop in the Mission District of San Francisco. The shop was open from the 1920s and closed in 2018.

 

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