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Pair of women's pumps

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Upper of synthetic, cotton and metallic yarns in brocaded design of vining floral motif; vamp and quarters separated; narrow gilded kid straps across vamp. Round toe. Leather sole. Gilded kid Spanish heel, top piece. Pink leather lining, insole matches upper, gilded kid middle sole (shows at sides).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch

American, 1949

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15.2 x 8 x 22.8 cm (6 x 3 1/8 x 9 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Synthetic brocade and binding with gilt leather, leather soles and lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts