Pair of woman's boots

French
1855–60


Object Place: France

Dimensions

14.3 x 5.7 x 24.3 cm (5 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.250a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk twill; leather heel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of black silk twill high shoes, narrow, square toed, low built up leather heel, uppers laced at inner side of instep, lined with white cotton, white leather inner sole; on toe of sole of each shoe in fading ink: Mlle Clle (?) Inches. [old card notes “Mille C 16 (?) Inches”].

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates