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Pair of women's pumps

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Black suede uppers with grosgrain open loop and covered button on 3/4 vamp. Pointed toes. Black leather soles. Suede spike heel. Gray leather insole and lining marked "Christian Dior, crée par Roger Vivier" (R), "Bonwit Teller, Fifth Ave." (L) and "7 1/2 A..."


Designed by Roger Vivier for Christian Dior, Accepted as apparatus in 1963

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart Cary Welch

French (Paris), 1959–60

Object Place

Paris, France


13.7 x 7.6 x 24.5 cm (5 3/8 x 3 x 9 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Suede and grosgrain satin with leather soles and lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts