1900-20 Sexy French, tall, leather boots - marked "Maniatis/Bottier/36 rue de Belle Ford/Paris (9e)/Tel. Taudine 43-57". Black leather trimmed at the top with gold leather. Makes me wonder if these were made for a theatrical performers or lady of "interesting" pursuits. These would make great "fetish-wear" today. See them at http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/80073911#
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