Woman's sandals (pair)

French
2000s
Designed for Hermès (French, 1837–present)


Place of Manufacture: Italy; Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall (Each): 9.53 x 25.4 cm (3 3/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1464.1-2

Medium or Technique

leather and metal

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White leather thong flip flop sandals. A metal ring holds together the two side straps and the thong strap has a metal bar inserted through the ring to hold the strap in place. The sole of the shoes are impressed with “Hermes Paris” and the bottoms of the shoes are impressed with “Hermes 33 Semelle Cuir Made in Italy.” Matching handbag 2008. ___

Provenance

Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift