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Pair of woman's shoes
Pair of woman's shoes
Date:
1880–1889
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Satin, Jet Beads, And Embroidery
Dimensions:
10 x 24 x 6 cm (3 15/16 x 9 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1981.53.32a-b
Acquisition Date:
1981-09-02
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Barbara D. Jostes

Exhibition History:

Dressing for the Eighties, 1982
If the Shoe Fits 1996-1997

Black satin shoes: trimmed with satin bow and embroidered black jet-like beads; rounded-toe; low shaped heel; vamp is cut out and embroidered with beads. Label: Rouze, 16, Rue de Colissee, Paris. Also 'droite' and 'gauche'