item# 377078 Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Lift High Top Shoes. Created in 1917, the Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker was the original basketball shoe. Its use has changed over the years, but it’s still perfect in its simplicity. With its timeless silhouette, vulcanized rubber sole and unmistakable ankle patch, the Chuck is ready for you to make it your own. Classic Chuck Taylor details with a double-stacked rubber sole for added height. Canvas upper. Imported.