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Pair of women's shoes

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Chartreuse silk uppers with open cross banded vamps; ankle straps with diamond paste steel buckles; open shanks; edged with silvered and pinked gilded leather. Bulb toes. Leather soles. Chartreuse silk French heels. White leather insole and lining marked "J. and J. Slater, New York" and "7 1/2...

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Provenance

Made for J. & J. Slater, New York. Accepted as apparatus in 1963

Credit Line

Source unidentified

American, 1930–35

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

14 x 8 x 24 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.82a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and leather gilded, metal and diamond paste, and leather soles and lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes