Pair of women's shoes with matching clogs

Possibly English
early 1730s

Object Place: England (possibly)


14.5 x 9 x 22.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 9/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk lampas, silk plian weave trim, linen, silk satin and leather lining, and leather sole

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Brown silk satin ground with polychrome silk twill floral motif, brown silk binding at top and over back and side seams; pattern), pointed toe. Louis heel covered like uppers. Leather sole. White leather welt, brown leather insole; plain cotton lining; tongue lining: gold silk.

Shoes are not part of original set; but both clogs match one of the shoes.

Clogs covered with brown silk like one of the shoes, brown silk binding on lappets; raised platform; brown leather sole, insole.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection