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Pair of women's sandals

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Pair of brown leather sandals with three straps across top of foot and one that wraps around the heel and buckles on the outside. Labeled "[horse and carriage with a man in a top hat]/Hermes/Paris/" Sole of shoes is stamped "Made in Italy/for/Hermes."

Provenance

Purchased by donor; anonymous gift to the MFA (Accession date: May 27, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

French, late 20th–early 21st century

  • Designed by Hermès, French, 1837–present
Place of Manufacture

Italy

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Other: 29.2 cm (11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2432.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes