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Description

White kid leather; bound w/ cream silk & cotton tape; trimmed w/ white kid bow w/ pinked edge; elastic ties have been cut off (fragments remain on lining). Rounded square toe; square throat; 3" vamp; center back seam; sole has narrow waist; 1-3/4" heel covered w/ white leather; cream leather & white linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1871
Inscriptions
Handwritten on lining of shoe (A): ""B/2 1/2""
Material
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1936.822AB
GUSN
38773

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