Skip to content

Search Collections

Pumps Shoes

1969.6343AB (RS80947)

Description

Pink silk satin pumps; small matching bow near toe; long pointed toe (not sharp point); bound with pink silk tape which forms elastic for drawstring; brown leather sole; heel covered in matching satin; toe lined with white cotton twill; heel lined with white kid leather & innersole; 9 metal nails on heel.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
1. Embossed on inner soles of A & B in gold - ""Au Louvre/Paris"" 2. Handwritten on lining of A & B - ""EC SS3/ 4140/2S3"" 3. Stamped on soles of A & B - ""25/3"" 4. Small round printed paper label glued onto sole of B - ""57""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
pumps (shoes)
SHOES, PUMPS
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6343AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
933

Comments