|Physical description||Brass, Leather, Nylon, Rubber|
Highmark Shoes Pty Ltd
|Date made||c 2000-2002|
Pair of leather and nylon boots : Special Air Services Regiment
Pair of Australian Army issue 'Taipan' boots without toecaps. Each boot has two pairs of brass eyelets and five pairs of riveted loops to retain the black cotton laces. The toe, heel and lace reinforcing areas are made of waterproof leather, while the remaining upper sections are of woven nylon reinforced with nylon webbing. The soles are of tan coloured rubber.
Worn by an Australian Special Air Services (SAS) Regiment trooper in Afghanistan, 2002.