Baby shoes (pair)

Baby shoes (pair)
Title
Baby shoes (pair)
Date 
1840-1900
Medium 
Leather, cotton, wood, metal
Dimensions 
overall (each): 3 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 9.2 x 4.4 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Pair of dark brown leather boot-style, square-toed, side button baby shoes; uppers are made in 3 pieces stitched together across the toe and at center front and back, outer edges are scalloped, there are 4 dark brown wooden buttons with metal shanks at the ankle; top of upper is lined with pink leather, the remaining is lined with white cotton twill fabric; leather soles.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Harper (Constance Schermerhorn) Skillin
Object Number 
1937.279ab
Marks 
printed: inside each at ankle, on button side: "1 1/2 FF"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group