Leather tramping/climbing boots with holder

Production date
1970s
Description
Brown leather double tongue tramping or climbing boots with rubber sole with leather layer between boot and sole. Padded around ankle and heel and in inner tongue. Buckle and strap around ankle holds outer tongue in place. Metal eyelets in foot of boot with metal hooks in ankle part used with laces for lacing boot to foot. Soles have deep grooves in centre toe and sides of heel showing where crampon straps had dug into side of boot. Makers mark on sole "Vibram Brevettata Montagna". Boots fit either side of a aluminium "Tyrol" brand adjustable boot press with blue rubber coated metal handles on one end and flat metal end on the other to allow the full holder to stand upright.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 300 x 110 x 250mm (11 13/16 x 4 5/16 x 9 13/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 300 x 110 x 250mm (11 13/16 x 4 5/16 x 9 13/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 440 x 90 x 85mm (17 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 3 3/8")
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Other id
1521
Accession number
2009.37.7

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