1960s Balsam Boots
Vintage 1960s suede and sheepskin Morlands of Glastonbury boots. Beautiful brown suede with warm and breathable sheepskin lining and cute metal Lightning zipper up the front.
Fabric: suede outer, sheepskin lining and rubber sole
Closure: metal Lightning zipper up front
*The Morlands font changed to the one shown on this pair in 1962, and Lightning Fasteners were acquired by another company in 1970, so these are likely from 1962-1969.
Outer sole length: 10.25"
Outer sole width: 3"
Heel height: 1.5" (or 1" taller than sole)
*Please compare to the measurements above to a well-fitting pair in your own closet. Please account for a thick lining when considering measurements.
Very good, appears to only have been worn once or twice. There is a faint scuff or light stain on the upper toe of one boot (see image). They present like almost new with some very minor scuffs but clean soles and inner lining.
*Color displays differently on various computer monitors.
Vintage ad images courtesy of the Morlands company.
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