This is an original 1933 halftone print of a man working at a McKay Automatic Heel Loading and Attaching machine. The caption writes, "The machine which scours the heel and the machine which bevels the sole and the machine which gives the edge of your boot that incredible glassy shine and the machine which buffs your sole to the fawn-colored loveliness so much admired by children and the machine which pulls the last-- all these are marvels of the super-gadget-makers' art."
This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 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: machinery, footwear, heels, shoe, accessories