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Pair of woman's shoes

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Black suede shoes patterned with petal shaped openings down vamp and small holes punched through sides. Interior marked: "CC41/W1/MF/3424/A158/Size 5 1/2 62058," "Archester/Free?/Footwear/by J.W. Black," and "Support for your comfort."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1940s

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Length: 250 mm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1384.1-2

Medium or Technique

Suede (?); leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes