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Description

Ivory silk satin; bound w/ ivory tape; trimmed w/ ivory satin pleated ruching around throat; round toe; round throat; 2-1/2" vamp; center back seam. Sole has narrow waist; shaped for left & right foot; darkened channel; white kid & linen lining; 1-1/2" heel covered w/ ivory satin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1880
Inscriptions
1. Printed paper label on shoe (A): ""HENRY H. TUTTLE & CO./ Boston. 2. On soles of both shoes: ""No. 40"" ""aor(?) 2/2""
Material
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Satin
satin
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.471AB
GUSN
53035

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