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Description

Light blue kid leather bound with blue silk and trimmed with a large rosette of green taffeta and cream lace with rectangular mother of pearl buckle. No laces, rounded square toe, square throat with drawstring; 3" vamp, no center back seam; sole has narow waist and continues along heel. 2" heel covered with light blue kid with topstitching; white kid and linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1869-1874
Inscriptions
1. Both shoes printed paper label: "" Place de la Madeleine 13/ Paris"" Also, two coins with the heads of Napoleon and Napoleon III - Emperor/ ""W. Jordan/ Cordonnier P.- Dames/ Droit"" Shoe A says ""Gauche"" 2. Handwritten on the soles of both shoes ""1860-1863"" 3. ""Mlle Shattuch""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
kidskin
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
Kid
kidskin
Linen
linen (material)
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1920.60AB
GUSN
3403

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