Pair of poulaine (or crakow ) shoes
Object Place: probably France
16.5 x 10.6 x 45 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/16 x 17 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave covered with silk velvet, silk binding tape, silk thread, metal nails, painted leather lining, and leather
Not On View
Purple silk velvet upper, blue silk binding at top; eyelets for side lacings; butted side and back seams. Long pointed toe. Flat stacked leather heel. Leather sole, insole. White leather quarter lining; gray cotton vamp lining.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection