Vintage James W. Brine Co. Snowshoes
c. 1920's - 30's, 20th century
Wood, Babiche, Metal (nails)
42"l x 11.75"w x 1"h
© Vintage Winter
A wonderful example of the numerous American sporting goods stores selling snowshoes in the early 20th century. This set of snowshoes was sold by the James W. Brine Co. Athletic Outfitters at 286 Devonshire Street in Boston, Mass. as seen by the brass tags.
Snowshoe Outing with Native American Indian snowshoes.