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Woman's Shoes
1905-1910
Original Owner:Originally owned by the Lewis Fox family
Shoemaker:Made by Outing Shoe Company
Machine-stitched cotton and leather, with cotton-covered wooden heel, plastic eyelets, and metal tacks
Primary Dimensions (height x width x depth): 4 1/8 x 2 3/4 x 10in. (10.5 x 7 x 25.4cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Bernard Schiro and Mrs. Richard Koopman
Description: Lavender canvas open tab shoes, with three pairs of white plastic eyelets laced with pale lavender grosgrain ribbon and backed by a rounded tongue. The canvas-covered, knock-on heels are almost straight, but have a very slight Louis-like curve to the back. The shoes are machine-stitched with white thread. The quarters are lined with white leather; the vamp with white twill-woven cotton. The sock lining is white leather. The soles are shaped for the right and left foot.
Inscription: "1.75" written in pencil below the name stamp on the sole of each shoe.
Object Number: 1980.87.35a,b
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