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Pair of woman's shoes

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Black leather upper stamped with heart motif on toe and quarters; narrow latchets with brown silk ties with pink tassels tie through narrow pointed turn-down tongue with stamped leaf motif; round toe, black leather stacked heel, three tacks at top, leather sole split at center, black leather...

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Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly Swedish, 1760–80

Object Place

Sweden (possibly)

Dimensions

12.5 x 9 x 22 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.562a-b

Medium or Technique

Stamped leather, silk cord and tassels

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes