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Description
A solid cast iron shoe remover moulded in the shape and form of a 6-legged beetle. It has a long body with a head and 2 feelers projecting outward to form a large "V". The heel of the shoe (or boot) is inserted in this "V" and then pried off the foot with an upward motion of the leg.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Iron/Cast Iron
Accession No
2006.3
Credit Line
Shoe Remover, 2006.3. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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