Pair of Antique Shoe Lasts By Hook Knowles and Co. - 1890-1910 SOLD
These solid Wood lasts are from prominent Shoe makers Hook Knowles and co, New Bond Street, London who made shoes by Royal Appointment to the HRH Queen Victoria and HRH The Princess of Wales as well as Winston Churchill. The were unrivalled in their quality and Ladies from all around the world travelled to London to purchase their footwear in the late 19th and early 20th Century. The V&A Museum hold a substantial collection of their shoes, whic makes these lasts an interesting addition to any collector. They are in fantastic condition with an articulating heel section. These are ex props from our studio so will make amazing decorative items for your home or indeed to keep your shoes in shape!