Pair of shoes

American
1920s
Retailed by Strawbridge & Clothier (American, 1868-2006)


Dimensions

Height x length: 13.3 x 24.1 cm (5 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.92.1-2

Medium or Technique

Velvet and leather

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black velvet heels with leather accents. Ankle strap with buckle.

Inside stamped:
“Strawbridge & Clothier Philadelphia”
“12988-2X
4 1/2 C
 10CX”

Bottom stamped:
“Newton Process”

Provenance

Before 1993, with Adrina Shamamian; 1993, gift of Shamamian to her niece, Judy Ann Goldman; 2012, gift of Goldman to the MFA (Accession date: March 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Judy Ann Goldman