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1969.5963AB (RS242621)

Description

A pair of blue leather children's shoes with large rosettes, blue rucking trim, ankle straps, and white lining.

Details

Maker
Possibly Petit, J. (Maker)
Date
1860
Inscriptions
Writing and label on lining and inner sole: Shoe B: 1)label: ""J. PETIT - 124 Regent Street - Private Door - LONDON - CHAUSSURES POUR DAMES - PARIS RUE ST. HONORE, 334."" 2)written: ""Droih 2"" 3): ""27811"" Shoe A: 1)written: ""Gauche 2"" 2): ""27811""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
leather
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
leather
linen (material)
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
silk (textile)
stitching
Dimensions
1.5 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.5963AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15529

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