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Wood shoe: upturned short pointed toe with brass nail at end; dark brown leather vamp and quarters, and steel nails in band and clusters along border; latchets cross over vamp throat and nailed at border. Row of steel pieces on bottom.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Basque), probably 19th century

Object Place

Basque, France


13.7 x 13.1 x 30 cm (5 3/8 x 5 3/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wood covered in leather with brass nails, and steel nails


Textiles and Fashion Arts