Here we have a pair of 1950s Frye boots Men's Size 9 D. We know these are 1950s, by the logo, which is the serif FRYE imprint (not label) on the interior as well as no exterior stamp. Also, we see a very similar boot on the Frye website "Through the Years" timeline: https://www.thefryecompany.com/our-story/timeline/1950s. These shorter brown leather boots are bench made, with soft and supple leather uppers. Whoever owned them must have been a natural caretaker because although the boots have scuffs, they've been polished and conditioned. The boots could use a new sole, as they still have the original one, which is starting to show signs of too much wear. Rubber heel cap is fairly worn down (see Photo 5) but if you replace the sole, you'd get the heel cap replaced as well. The color is a deep brown, the vamp more smooth and with the slightest warm tint, and the shaft more natural looking and more chestnut in color.
Please check the measurements carefully, as with a boot that is now over 60 years old chances are it runs small by today's standards. Also, after that much wear, the boot seems to be quite roomy across the top and ball of the foot.
Rugged. Gorgeous. Authentic vintage.
Sole, heel to toe: 11-5/8"
Sole, across ball of foot: 4-1/4"
Shaft, down back from top of the heel (not ground) to the top of the leather upper: 7-1/2"
Side seam, from the top of the heel (not ground) to the top of the leather strap: 9-3/4"
Heel: about 1-3/8 stacked heel"
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