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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.


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

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

English, 1969

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

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Medium or Technique

Appliquéd leather


Textiles and Fashion Arts