SHOES

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-54251

Description

White kid leather; bound w/ silk & linen tape; trimmed w/ large pale blue rosette; square toe; square throat; narrow elastic ties; 3-1/2" vamp; center back seam; sole has narrow waist; no heel; white linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

1. Printed paer label in shoe (A): ""FOSTER/& / PEABODY/ SHOE/ DEALERS,/ 218 WASHINGTON ST./ BOSTON."" 2. Handwritten on lining of both shoes: ""C/J S(?)"" 3. Handwritten on sole of both shoes: ""4/4"" (size 4).

Additional Identification Number

1946.224A-B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins

Accession Number

1946.224AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)