Skip to content

Search Collections

BOOTS

Description

Black silk satin; black binding; inside lacing - no shoe laces; rounded square toe; center front seam w/ (perpendicular) toe seam 1-3/4" from toe. Center back seam; sole has narrow waist & is shaped for left & right foot; spring heel; linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
Handwritten on lining of shoe (A - right): ""xx 2518/ Mm Masson""
Material
leather
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
BOOTS
boots
footwear
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1930.181AB
GUSN
33160
Related Items
Title BOOTS Accession number 1930.187AB Notes 1930.187 SHOE Relationship Similar item

Comments