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Description

Pale yellow kid leather; bound w/ black grosgrain; trimmed w/ large pale yellow kid bow trimmed w/ black lace w/ jet bead center; no laces. Square toes; rounded-throat; 3-1/2" vamp; no center back seam; sole is shaped for left & right foot; white leather & linen lining; spring heel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Inscriptions
1. Handwritten on lining of shoe (A): ""Droit"" and ""Mlle Russel/ ++11 f43 on cq"" 2. Handwritten on lining of shoe (B): ""Gauche"" 3. Printed paper label in shoe (B): ""Boulevard des Capucines/ No 27/ Ancien 25/ Mson LAPAQUE/ H. HOFFMANN Ssseur/ Admis a/ l'Exp.on Universelle de 1855/ Chausseur/ DES DAMES/ PARIS/ English spoken.""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
leather
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
exhibitions (events)
Expositions
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.581AB
GUSN
37851
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