A pair of woman's pumps

American
about 1900–25


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

23.4 x 7 x 11.6 cm (9 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 4 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.2515a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and leather

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black satin upper; black leather sole, heel. Pointed toe. Black satin covered Louis heel. Shaped sole. Nailed construction; lapped side, back seams on upper. Black leather and white cotton lining; inscribed “Frank Brothers, Fifth Avenue, New York” inside right shoe.

Provenance

Worn by Mrs. Robert Hall McCormick

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection