Size 8 Vogel Riding Boots - Custom Made Dark Brown Leather Tall Boot from NYC Maker Established 1879 - Antique Style Equestrian Footwear

$ 179.99

Custom made riding boots from venerable New York bootery! These dark brown leather tall boots are an equestrian classic, with lacing at the front of the ankle, precise top stitching, and a broad toe cap. Has a curved top edge that's higher toward the inner side, nylon twill pulls inside the top edge, and a small leather loop at the back of the heel (likely for spurs). Hand-lasted leather soles and stacked heels. New boots from E. Vogel are $1300 and up. These are difficult to date, judging by the condition of the leather they appear to be 1950s or 60s.

Ladies' Shoe Size
Possibly unmarked, appears to be stamped with a faint '9' to one sole at instep, approximately 8 to 9

Ball of Foot Width 3 7/8, Toe to Heel 10 3/8 (measurements taken on *outside* of shoe), Height 18 3/4, Inner Calf Circumference 13 Inches

Before 2000

'' E. VOGEL INC / EST 1879 / BOOTMAKERS / NEW YORK, N.Y. " stamped inside on leather lining

Top grain chocolate brown leather, ecru nylon twill pulls, dark brown leather soles and stacked heels, caramel leather partial lining

Dark brown cotton shoelaces


Condition Detail
Well worn, shows age and use, the ankles are wrinkled from regular wearings, the leather has hairlines and occasional surface nicks (approx 6-8 per boot), the leather is rubbed a bit ruddy from normal use (this is wonderful patina), hints of cloudiness in a few places to the leather, the soles show many wearings and appear very sturdy

Washing Instructions
Wipe leather with saddle soap if needed

*Shoe size is actual marked size in shoe. We also list measurements of boot's outsole to ensure good fit. Make sure the pair you measure has the same heel height as the pair you're considering. Some shoe soles may need to be scored before use.

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