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Pair of women's shoes with matching clogs

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Brown silk satin ground with polychrome silk twill floral motif, brown silk binding at top and over back and side seams; pattern), pointed toe. Louis heel covered like uppers. Leather sole. White leather welt, brown leather insole; plain cotton lining; tongue lining: gold silk. Shoes are not...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Possibly English, early 1730s

Object Place

England (possibly)


14.5 x 9 x 22.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 9/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk lampas, silk plian weave trim, linen, silk satin and leather lining, and leather sole


Textiles and Fashion Arts