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Wedding shoe

Accession

1-870-95-09618

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1870

Style Period

Description

Boots reach mid calf, are made of ivory silk. They are straight, indicating there is no difference between the left and right shoe. The top of the boot and the tongue has scalloped edges trimmed in ivory piping and lace. There are 12 stitched eyelets up the front of each boot, laced with white silk ribbon.

Condition

fair
minimal silk breakage

Colour

Material