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Pair of women's buckle shoes

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Polychrome printed white leather upper in motif of lace ribbons, flowers and birds; latchets cross over square tongue (no buckle); butted side and back seams; white leather binding at top, over side and back seams. Pointed toe. Louis heel covered like upper, top piece. Leather sole and insole....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

European, 1770–1780s

Object Place

Europe

Dimensions

10.2 x 8.6 x 22.7 cm (4 x 3 3/8 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.490a-b

Medium or Technique

Printed leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes