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)
leather
gold alloy
Shoe

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6167

Places

Possibly China