Pumps Shoes

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-933

Description

Pink silk satin pumps; small matching bow near toe; long pointed toe (not sharp point); bound with pink silk tape which forms elastic for drawstring; brown leather sole; heel covered in matching satin; toe lined with white cotton twill; heel lined with white kid leather & innersole; 9 metal nails on heel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pumps (shoes)
footwear
Women's clothing
SHOES, PUMPS

Inscription

1. Embossed on inner soles of A & B in gold - ""Au Louvre/Paris"" 2. Handwritten on lining of A & B - ""EC SS3/ 4140/2S3"" 3. Stamped on soles of A & B - ""25/3"" 4. Small round printed paper label glued onto sole of B - ""57""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6343AB