Shoe Shine Stand

Title: 
Shoe Shine Stand
Date: 
Identifier: 
N0001.2014a
Description: 
Shoeshine bench. The bench consists of a round seat for the shoeshiner to sit on and a raised foot rest for the show/foot being worked on. The round cushion is removeable and cand be flipped over. Both sides are covered in fabric. One side is covered in a yellow ground cotton with a red blue and green central flower motif, with flowers and leaves around the side. The raised foot rest sits on a red surface surrounded by brass tacks. The sides are all covered in thin copper sheeting and decorated with brass tacks. Each long side of the bench has a place for two tins of "Esquire" Brand boot black. All for tins are extant. The sides of the shoeshine bench are covered in a variety of baubles and beads that hang down or stick out from various places.
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