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1969.5964AB (RS242618)

Description

A pair of pink leather children's shoes with ankle straps, pink grosgrain bows, white lining, and brown soles.

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 1"" 3): ""27819"" Shoe A: 1)written: ""Gauche 1"" 2): ""97819"" Both shoes have a ""1"" written on sole at toe. (size 1 probably)
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
leather
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
leather
linen (material)
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.5964AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15530

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