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Pair of woman's shoes
Pair of woman's shoes
Maker:
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Satin, Grosgrain, Linen, Mother-of-pearl, And Leather
Dimensions:
11.5 x 22.5 x 6.5 cm (4 1/2 x 8 7/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
51.29.49a-b
Acquisition Date:
1951-11-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Osgood Hooker

Same style as 51.29.51a-b, different color. Satin shoes: one-piece vamp joined at waist to one-piece quarter; collar is edges with grosgrain; slightly round, tapered toe with flat piece of satin at throat that has been threaded through an oval, vertically placed, mother-of-pearl buckle to make it resemble a bow; Louis heel; leather soles; kid and linen lining; hand-sewn except for white machine stitching outlining the heel.