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A pair of woman's pumps

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Black satin upper; black leather sole, heel. Pointed toe. Black satin covered Louis heel. Shaped sole. Nailed construction; lapped side, back seams on upper. Black leather and white cotton lining; inscribed "Frank Brothers, Fifth Avenue, New York" inside right shoe.


Worn by Mrs. Robert Hall McCormick

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

American, about 1900–25

Object Place

United States


23.4 x 7 x 11.6 cm (9 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin and leather


Textiles and Fashion Arts