Summary

Pair of lace-up black ankle-length leather safety boots. Used in Laverton, Melbourne, between 1961 and 1990, at Pigment Manufacturers of Australia.

Pigment Manufacturers of Australia was established at Laverton in 1961. It manufactured two main classes of pigments, Azo and Phthalocyanine, which were sold mainly to the local ink and paint markets. PMA closed down in 1990 due to a range of economic and environmental factors.

Physical Description

Pair of lace-up black ankle-length leather safety boots. Rounded toes; curved vamps. Six pairs of eyelets, threaded with leather shoelaces. The boots are somewhat worn.

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