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Wedding Shoes

Style Period

Victorian

Description

Boots reach mid calf, are made of ivory silk. They are straight, indicating there is no difference between the left and right shoes. 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.

Tags

footwear
shoe
women's
ivory
silk

Donor

The Boswell-Burr Estate

Accession Number

1-870-95-09618