Pair of woman's buckle shoes
Object Place: England
13 x 8.5 x 23.5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/8 x 9 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool embroidered with silk, linen lining, and leather heel and sole
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Red wool broadcloth upper embroidered with white silk yarns in serpentine leaf pattern along top and over seams; latchets close over heart-shaped tongue (no buckle); butted side and back seams, peaked toe. White leather covered Louis heel, top piece. Leather sole and insole, possibly linen lining. Condition: embroidery worn away in places, upper worn through at toes and side of a.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection