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Platform shoes

Probably English
early 1970s
El Dante's


Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 7.6 x 26 cm (5 1/2 x 3 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2258.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather and synthetic materials

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black platform sandals with 6” heels, ankle straps, and appliqued with leather flowers. Labeled: “El Dante’s.”

Provenance

By 2011, Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, sold by TinTin Collectibles to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf