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A pair of woman's pumps

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Tan kid upper; brown leather sole, heel. Pointed toe. Stacked leather heel. Shaped sole. Welted construction. High tongue attached under vamp, quarters cross above, decorative brass buckle over leather piece on top: lapped side, closed back seams. Light brown leather and white cotton lining.


Worn by Mrs. Robert Hall McCormick

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American, about 1900–25

Object Place

United States


24.2 x 6.9 x 10.4 cm (9 1/2 x 2 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Leather, cotton lining, and gilt metal buckle


Textiles and Fashion Arts