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Baby shoes

Object Number: 
1978.65.7ab
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Leather, linen, silk, metal
Dimensions: 
a: 1 1/2 x 5 1/8 x 2 7/8 in.; b: 1 3/8 x 5 1/8 x 3 in.
Description: 
Powder blue suede leather baby shoes with machine embroidered feather stitch around the edges, the laces thread through rings which have been covered with silk floss in buttonhole stitch, and they have metal guides at the ends; the soles are leather, the insides are lined with white linen and trimmed at the edges with silk ribbon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Hayward F. Manice
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group