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Pair of woman's shoes

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Orange wedge shoes with lace ups that tie around ankles. Interior stamped "BIBA" and "5512/41."

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, early 1970s

  • Labeled Biba, London, active in the late 1960s and 1970s
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 8.3 x 25.4 cm (5 x 3 1/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1428.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave, leather, silk cording

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes