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Pair of woman's boots

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Purple leather boots with appliqued gold leather stars and gold piping at edges. 3-inch stacked heel, leather sole, and side zipper.

Provenance

Purchased from English textile designer Frances Ronaldson by Vanessa Bell, by 2008; Purchased from internet vintage clothing dealer Vanessa Bell by Pamela Parmal, 2008; Purchased from Pamela Parmal by the MFA, June 25, 2008

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

English, 1969

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 45.09 x 7.94 x 24.13 cm (17 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.318.1-2

Medium or Technique

Appliquéd leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes