SHOES

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-32551

Description

Ivory silk taffeta; bound w/ cream silk & cotton tape; trimmed w/ large cream rosette; originally had 1/4" wide cream ribbon ties (only fragments remain). Rounded square toe; square throat; 3" vamp; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist & darkened channel; 1-1/4" heel covered w/ ivory satin; white leather & linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shoes (footwear)
footwear
stitching
leather
linen (material)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Leather
Linen
Hand Stitched
SHOES

Inscription

Handwritten on lining of both shoes: ""11376"".

Additional Identification Number

1929.148A-B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1929.148AB

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