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Pair of women's tie shoes

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Upper of punched brown leather in conventional floral motif with wheels, dots, and trefoils applied over white leather lining; narrown lappets with brown silk tie with pink silk tassels tie thru narrow pointed tongue; butted side and back seams. Pointed toe. Sharply tapered red painted stacked...

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Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, early 18th century

Object Place

France (Strasbourg)

Dimensions

26.5 x 7.9 x 14 cm (10 7/16 x 3 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.520a-b

Medium or Technique

Punched leather, silk cord and tassels, and pigment

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes