Pair of women's buckle shoes

1780–85


Object Place: England

Dimensions

10.5 x 8 x 24.2 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

46.316a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream figured silk taffeta brocaded with small polychrome silk floral sprays; pointed straps, tongue, and toes with “Italian” heel.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amelia Peabody and Mr. William S. Eaton