Pair of women's shoes

American
1950–55


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

13.6 x 7.6 x 23.2 cm (5 3/8 x 3 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.83a-b

Medium or Technique

Synthetic or silk crepe and silvered leather with steel and diamond paste buckles

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red crepe uppers trimmed with silvered leather; open cross banded vamps; T-straps with diamond paste steel buckles; open shanks. Bulb toes. Leather soles. Red crepe French heels. Gray leather insole and lining marked “Thayer McNeill Company, Boston, Brookline, Wellesley” (R) and “7AA…”

Provenance

Made for Thayer McNeil Company, Boston. Accepted as apparatus in 1963.

Credit Line

Source unidentified