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Boot Last; Buchanan Ltd (Christchurch); 1920-1930; MT1993.44

Boot Last; Buchanan Ltd (Christchurch); 1920-1930; MT1993.44
Name/Title
Boot Last
About this object
Boot last; a triangular black cast-iron boot last, with a heel placement and two different sized sole placements. This was used by Jim Spooner to mend the family shoes. The Spooners lived in Clematis Cottage in Mataura from 1928 to 1985.
Maker
Buchanan Ltd (Christchurch)
Maker Role
Manufacturer
Date Made
1920-1930
Place Made
New Zealand, South Island, Canterbury, Christchurch
Inscription and Marks
Cast into front of large sole placement: 'BUCHANAN Ltd / CHCH'
Measurements
h 150mm x l 180mm x w 150mm
medium
Subject and Association Keywords
domestic accessories
genealogy/personal and family names
Credit Line
From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.
Object Type
tool
Object number
MT1993.44

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