*Vintage Hand-Welted Triple-Soled Buffalo Derby: 42D
Size: 42-42.5 [US.9-9.5] [UK 8-8.5]
Styles: Collectors Shoes/Object d'Art, Derbys, Exotic Leathers
Hand Sewn Triple-Sole
Plain Front Derby (Blucher)
Unknown Northampton Jobber
This marvelous Buffalo Hide Derby boasts a hand sewn triple sole and hand-set horse-shoe nailed heel and can be expected to serve another half century. Representative of the finest products of traditional Northampton shoemaking, and hand work by professional cordwainers who grew up in the industry in its heyday. Branded “Savile Row”, the name of the original retailer.
Size Details:UK 8E.....US 9D......continental 42D, for the medium width foot.
Remarkable.Showing trivial wear. 95% of its life ahead of it.