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Pair of shoes

Description

Each shoe in this pair is constructed from light blue kid leather with a blue silk bow at the oval toe. The shoes are soled with leather and show a spring heel.

Details

Maker
Fitch, Amos
Date
1807
Inscriptions
Printed paper label in lining: ""WARRENTED/ SHOES/ SOLD/ Wholesale and Retail, by/ AMOS FINCH/ No. 33 CORNHILL/ BOSTON FANCY SHOE STORE.""
Material
leather
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1966.60AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber
GUSN
47305

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