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Pair of woman's evening sandals

American
late 1940s–early 1950s
Labeled Delman (American, founded 1919)


Accession Number

2006.2151.1-2

Medium or Technique

Suede, leather, lucite, rhinestones

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black suede high-heeled, open-back sandals, crossed straps with silver leather piping, lucite balls with rhinestones at toes, elastic insoles Labeled: “Delman, New York / Chicago / London / Paris,” left shoe labeled: “Jenny Shoe Salon, Cincinatti.”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell