Pair of woman's shoes

Possibly Swedish
1760–80


Object Place: Sweden (possibly)

Dimensions

12.5 x 9 x 22 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.562a-b

Medium or Technique

Stamped leather, silk cord and tassels

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black leather upper stamped with heart motif on toe and quarters; narrow latchets with brown silk ties with pink tassels tie through narrow pointed turn-down tongue with stamped leaf motif; round toe, black leather stacked heel, three tacks at top, leather sole split at center, black leather insole. Condition: worn.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection