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Pair of shoes with double headed eagle

Multicolored booties with open toe. Double headed eagle embroidered in gold, red, and blue on center front with wings extending upwards towards the back of the shoe. Gold sequins, rhinestones and beads sewn on. The back of the shoe is covered in black suede with zipper enclosure. European size...

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Provenance

2012, sold by Olivier Rousteing to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

French, 2012

Dimensions

Height x length (Shoe): 21.8 cm (8 5/8 in.) Height x length (Heel): 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.) Lender accessory: 30.5 x 27.9 cm (12 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

2012.524

Medium or Technique

Leather, suede, and embroidered beads and studs

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes