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Ballet Slipper

Description

Black leather with white twill lining; black twill tape around opening with black drawstring; brown leather sole; black grosgrain ribbon ties (the ties are separate).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
1. Stamped on soles of A & B - ""J. O'DONNELL/ N.Y."". 2. Handwritten in ink on soles of A & B - ""4 1/2/Narrow"". 3. Handwritten in ink on lining of A & B (most is illegible) - ""S - -the --Dr-gh/---8"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
ballet slippers
footwear
SLIPPER, BALLET
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6355AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
938

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