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Platform shoes

Black platform sandals with 6" heels, ankle straps, and appliqued with leather flowers. Labeled: "El Dante's."

Provenance

By 2011, with Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, purchased from Verrinder by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Probably English, early 1970s

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 7.6 x 26 cm (5 1/2 x 3 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2258.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather and synthetic materials

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes