Boots

Item

Title

Boots

Description

RCAF BLACK LEATHER UNIFICATION ERA FLYING BOOTS. Black pebble grain leather uppers and throat with a half inch sole and one inch heel made of black neoprene rubber and cork. The bottom of the black sole is smooth with flecks of cork throughout. The size "11D" is stencilled in white along with a circular yellow disc with "NEO-CORK OIL RESISTING NEOPRENE" stamped within it. Fourteen black painted metal rivet eyelets with only the right boot having black cotton laces. present. Sewn to the top portion of the ankle boot collar is a black leather strap fastened by a black metal buckle. The insole is stamped with the manufacturer's code and the manufacter date, 1964.

Date

Identifier

004.017.001

Medium

Provenance

Unification Era Flying Boots worn by the donor, Jack Sloan.

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