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Green Foot-so-Port shoebox
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Details

Object ID 000499

Object Name Green Foot-so-Port shoebox

Object Desc Spearmint green rectangular cardboard shoebox with silver and forest green labeling. Green cardboard is textured to resemble leather. Company opened in 1927 and manufactured orthopaedic, "suburban" walking shoes.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000477a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Shoes

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Augusta Hart Shoestore Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1927

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Green Foot-so-Port,boxes,shoes,


Title Green Foot-so-Port shoebox

Description Spearmint green rectangular cardboard shoebox with silver and forest green labeling.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 13

Width 7.25

Depth 4.25

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Box measures 4.5 inches tall, 13 inches long, 7.25 inches wide, and 4.25 inches deep.

Quantity 1

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Image Caption CMY477a-b

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 7,2013

Summary Very Good Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Coloring on box and labeling still vibrant. Corners of box are worn and expose underlying cardboard. Half-inch rip in middle of backside on lid. Black crayon writing on proper left side panel ("P.M"; "5900"; "AA10"). On same panel there are approximately 14 deep scratches possibly made by a razor--vary in length. Some brown-colored discoloration or water damage on proper back side of box.


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