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Description

Cream silk damask w/ geometric floral pattern; brocaded w/ silver metallic thread at toe & sides; pink satin crossover straps; heel covered w/ pink satin. Pink trim around seams; pointed tongue & straps; tongue & inner sole lined w/ natural linen; sides lined w/ white kid leather; brown leather sole; shoe is slightly pointed; high arch w/ narrow heel (3" high).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Inscriptions
Handwritten inside tongue: ""RH"" ""2 1/2/25""
Material
brocading
damask
leather
linen (material)
metallic (color attribute)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
thread
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Brocaded
brocading
Damask
damask
Fiddle Thread
floral patterns
footwear
Geometric Floral
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
metallic (color attribute)
satin
Satin
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
thread
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1930.1237A-B
GUSN
33625

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