Pair of white satin shoes with blue accents. Floral and foliate pattern. Thick Louis heel, square tongue, and a dog leg side seam.
Walk Right In 11/98-3/99 Eighteenth-century shoes are called "straights" because they could be worn on either foot. The phrase "to tread one's shoes straight" meant to behave with propriety.
- Object type
- Clothing; Footwear
- Descriptive terms
- 4 1/2 x 3 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Miss Cazneau Bertha Fox