Walking Shoes

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-941

Description

White cotton canvas; remains of white paint; pointed toe (not sharp); leather sole & heel covered with sponge/rubber layer; 2" heel painted white; covered toe lace closure with original white cotton laces; metal eyes; white leather lining; 5 nails with rings around holes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shoes (footwear)
footwear
Women's clothing
SHOES, WALKING

Inscription

1. A & B rubber soles: oval with ""Walk Over/TRADE MARK REG. U.S. PAT. OFF."" with a woman walking over a shoe (same woman on heel - but no words - only ""C 4""). 2. Same label in gold on inner sole in A & B. 3. Stamped on lining of A & B - ""37-11 4511239M/1""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6360