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Description

White kid leather; bound with cream silk & cotton tape; trimmed with white kid bow; narrow elastic ties; rounded square toe; square throat; 3" vamp; center back seam; narrow waist; low 1-3/4" heel covered with white kid; lined with cream leather & linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
Handwritten on soles of both shoes: ""[illegible - somes #'s, some letters])
Material
elasticity
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Elastic
elasticity
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
textiles
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1927.783AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hattie Elliott Johnson
GUSN
31487

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