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Description

White kid leather; bound w/ beige cotton & silk tape; elastic laces at sides & heels; square toe; square throat; 3-1/4" vamp; no trim although holes on vamp indicate a bow was probably attached at one time. Center back seam; sole has waist w/ channeled & stained edge; stacked heel is covered 3/4 of way w/ white kid; white cotton & linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Material
cotton (textile)
elasticity
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Elastic
elasticity
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.254AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52940

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