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Ankle boots

Description

Black satin with black bow trimmed with black lace; side lacing with original silk shoe laces; faded pink silk lining; white kid inner sole; silk tape binding; black wooden heel 1 1/8" high; heel is notched on inside; tan leather sole with rounded square toe; one wooden peg on sole at toe; A = left foot, B = right foot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
Handwritten on sole of A & B - ""46""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5480AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
928

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