Shoes

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-930

Description

Black satin platform shoes; gold wrapped thread and spangles are couched in place in floral trail pattern with looped border; pink silk thread (around opening) is woven in basketweave; platform is of sponge painted white; leather sole and inner sole with cotton lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shoes (footwear)
footwear
silk (fiber)
Shoe

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Footwear

Dimensions

1 /58 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6167