Object Place: Venice, Italy
23.3 x 14 x 22 cm (9 3/16 x 5 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tooled goat leather with silk cording; wooden stilt
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Stamped brown leather vamp with decorative motif, three slashes at toe, blue silk binding along top. Round toe. Wood chopine covered with brown leather, blue silk (?) tape over open front and back seams. No sole. Stamped brown leather insole with diamonds and dots, leather lining.
Coll. Simonetti (Rome); by 1943, purchased by Elizabeth Day McCormick; gift to the MFA (January 1, 1944)
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection