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Description

Ivory silk satin with pale blue tinge; bound with cream grosgrain; trimmed with small white bow of same cream satin ribbon as ribbon ties; square toe; square throat with drawstring; 3 1/4" vamp; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist; no heel; white leather and linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
1) Both shoes written on sole: ""2= 5535/ 34/2/ C"" [C is stamped] 2) Shoe (a) - printed paper label: ""ESTE/ r. de la Paix. 13./ PARIS"" 3) Also something written on lining of both shoes but it is illegible.
Material
leather
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
Satin
satin
Shoe
Silk
silk (textile)
Slipper
slippers (shoes)
stitching
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1940.890
GUSN
40758
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