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Ecclesiastical shoe

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Black leather upper with raised and stitched scrolling and decorative motif, crown and seal on vamp, inscribed across back "BATTISPELLI VINCENZO"; narrow latchets cross over round tongue. Round toe. Stacked leather heel with triangle border design of nails on top piece. Leather sole. Punched...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, early 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

24.1 x 6.9 x 9 cm (9 1/2 x 2 11/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.564

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes