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Pair of women's shoes

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Pair of white cotton sateen shoes, narrow soles, square toes, low heels covered with white satin, bows at top of instep of blue pinked tafetta and white machine made lace, lined with white sateen twill.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States


6.7 x 8 x 22.5 cm (2 5/8 x 3 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton sateen, silk ribbon, silk machine lace, and leather sole


Textiles and Fashion Arts