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Pair of woman's evening shoes
Pair of woman's evening shoes
Maker:
Date:
ca. late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Satin And Metallic Beads
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
51.29.10a-b
Acquisition Date:
1951-11-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Osgood Hooker

Exhibition History:

Dressing for the Eighties, 1982

Pale pink satin shoes: round-toe; constructed with one-piece quarter joining one-piece vamp at instep seam; geometric self-bow at throat; both toe box and bow are decorated with hand-sewn beads in a medallion pattern; the Louis heel has white machine stitching to outline its shape, but the shoe is hand-stitched; linen lining; leather soles. Likely made by Perchellet, as others in this group.