Pair of white kid shoes

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

22 x 5.5 x 7.4 cm (8 11/16 x 2 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1584a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather, silk taffeta, silk ribbon, and mother-of-pearl

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of white kid shoes, narrow soles with square toes, low heels, white taffeta and ribbon rosette with central mother-of-pearl buckle on instep lined at back and sole with white leather, front lined with white cotton twill, on both shoes remnants of elastic at ankle; in (a) printed stamp: T. E. Moseley and Co., 293 Washington St., Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Todd