Pair of women's boots

Italian or French
1870–80


Object Place: Italy or France

Dimensions

24.9 x 7 x 25.5 cm (9 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.569a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, leather, cotton cord, and brass eyelets and tips

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk satin upper, string lace thru brass eyelets at center, lapped side and closed backseams. Square toe. Red leather covered wood heel, top piece. Leather sole with red leather at edges. White cotton insole and lining, black leather strip lining top and opening. Condition: silk splitting at lower back.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection