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Description

Red wood/felt; toe is pointed & curled - embroidered with heart & flower motif in gold metallic thread; red & green faceted glass stones; brown leather sole with rounded heel trimmed with light green leather; heels are flattened - intended to be worn as slippers - "A" has felt liner at heel; very stiff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
SHOES
shoes (footwear)
Accession Number
1969.6187AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
931

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