SHOES

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-13150

Description

White kid leather; bound w/ silk & linen tape; no trimming although holes at toe indicate a bow was stitched there at one time; elastic ties. Round square toe; square throat; 3-3/8" vamp; center back seam; sole has narrow waist; low 1" heel covered w/ white kid; sole has dark channel; white linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shoes (footwear)
footwear
linen (material)
stitching
leather
textiles
elasticity
evening dress (concept)
Women's clothing
Leather
Linen
Elastic
Hand Stitched
Evening Wear
SHOES

Inscription

Handwritten on lining of both shoes: ""5-a/2""

Additional Identification Number

1951.13A-B

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1951.13AB