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Artefact 2000.22.5:  Accessory, Boot


Catalog Number 2000.22.5

One pair ankle/calf gaiter/cover used as a way to keep the calf of leg warm while cross country skiing.

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Artefact Record - Catalog Number 2000.22.5

Accessory, Boot - one

Gift:  Acquired 06/05/2000

Production Date:  1970s-80s circa

Description:  1 ankle/calf gaiter/cover used as a way to keep the calf of leg warm while cross country skiing. Has a hook used to attach to boot cover. Half is red in colour and the other half is blue. There is a zipper that runs the entire length and there are black canvas shoelaces at either end for tightening. Blue half has an elasticed section in the middle and at the cuff.  Used for breaking trail in the Ottawa Region, also used in the Canadian Ski Marathon, c. 1970's-1980's.

Colour:  Red, blue, black

Measurements:  44.5cm in length x 20cm in width

Material:  Canvas

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Gaiters (2000.22.5-.6)
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