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Description

Ivory silk satin (discolored); ivory silk binding; no trim; side lacing with cream silk shoe laces; rounded square toe; sole has narrow waist; 1 1/4" heel covered all around with self-fabric; linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
1) Shoe (b) printed on paper label: ""VIALT ESTE/ PARIS No. 17, Rue de la Paix/ Fournisseur Brevete de S.M. L'Imperatrice des Francais/ THIERRY + SONS/ Regent Street, 278/ LONDON"" 2) Both shoes illegible handwriting- probably size. 3) Both shoes stamped on sole ""K"" 4) Both shoes handwritten on sole "" 5 1/2 66221"" 5) Shoe (a) handwriting on sole ""Mfs. Thaxter/ 611...... (?)""
Location of origin
Paris, France; London, England
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
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1939.114AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Grace Gilbert
GUSN
40159
Related Items
Title Fan & Box Accession number 1939.116A-C Notes 1939.116 A,B,C FAN & BOX Relationship Used togethe

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