Pair of doll shoes

French (Paris)
1870s
Artist Bru Jeune et Cie. (French, late 19th century)


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 1/8 x 5/8 in., 5.4 cm (2.9 x 1.6 cm, 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.971.17a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather and ribbon; bead, and metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown leather doll shoes trimmed with acqua blue silk ribbon, metal flower, beads. Stamped: “J.J.” on sole. Condition: good; one shoe missing its flower/bead.

Credit Line

Gift of Anne Bennett Vernon