Pair of women's shoes
Object Place: Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA
23.3 x 6.7 x 11 cm (9 3/16 x 2 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Suede, leather, silk cord, silk ribbon, and cut brass beads
Not On View
Made by donor’s maternal grandfather: Joseph Chapin Kimball possibly for the Crossett Shoe Co. For the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago of 1893. Suede; embroidered. Cream cut suede uppers, embroidered with metal beads (cut steel??) with a silk ribbon rosette at toes. Condition: good, worm (?) holes on side of shoes.
Gift of Mrs. D. Hardwick Bigelow