Pair of women's pumps

American
1878


Object Place: Boston?, USA

Dimensions

22.8 x 6.3 x 9.4 cm (9 x 2 1/2 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.257a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather, cotton lining, silk satin, and silk ribbon

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White kid uppers with large silk rosette bow at front. Round toes. Leather soles. White kid covered Cuban heels. Kid insoles and quarter linings; cotton vamp linings.

Provenance

Worn by Helen Nichols (Mrs. Samuel) Cabot (18 -1915) at her wedding, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman