Pair of women's evening shoes
Object Place: United States
14.5 x 7.5 x 22.6 cm (5 11/16 x 2 15/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and gilt metal thread woven with gilt leather and gilt metal buckles with diamond paste
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Figured natural cotton (warp) and gilt (weft) uppers with gilded leather straps; open shanks; straps with yellow stone gilt buckles at insteps. Round toes. Leather soles marked “Hand Tailored.” Gilded leather Spanish heels. Pink leather insole and lining marked “Thayer McNeil Company, Boston” and “6C…”; gilded leather welts.
Made for Thayer McNeil Company, Boston, Accepted as apparatus in 1963.
Gift of Mrs. George Willard Smith