This is an original 1918 halftone print of a pair of army shoes from World War I that were worn by the French and British soldiers; these boots were soled and heeled with discarded shell casings.
This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. Light scuff - left side. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 5.5 inches; 13 x 14 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: military, footwear, Paris, leather, trenches, apparel, servicemen, troops, wartime, WWI, uniform