Pair of woman's shoes
Object Place: Europe
12.5 x 7.5 x 19.5 cm (4 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Figured silk embroidered with silk and metallic yarns and spangles, silk satin ribbon, leather, and linen lining
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White figured silk upper embroidered with polychrome silk and silver yarns and spangles in conventional floral sprigs on instep and along sides; pink silk satin latchets cross over square tongue (no buckle); pink silk binding at top and over side and back seams. Round toe. Pink satin covered Louis heel embroidered like upper at back, top piece. Leather sole. Plain cotton insole, green silk damask lining in floral motif. Condition: soiled; upper splitting around heel.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection