Ariat patent-pending Cobalt Quantum Technology reduces immediate and long-term stress on the body by providing the appropriate combination of cushioning, stability, and flex at each stage of the gait cycle. It minimizes the effort the body must exert to maintain balance and momentum, reducing fatigue and extending daily performance range. Rugged. Durable. State-of-the-art. Ariat knows you expect nothing less from the boots you take to work. This Ariat Quantum Brander boot boasts an earth brown leather foot under a 13" fancy stitched leather shaft. Easy-on leather pull straps. Leather lining. Goodyear welt. Square toe profile; 1 1/2" walking heel. Imported.