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Shoe

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk brocade, silk tape and leather

  • Museum number:

    T.70-1913

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

One shoe of yellow, green, blue and red silk brocade, also covering the louis heel. Long latches for buckle over square tongue. All edges, latches, throat, are bound off with yellow silk tape/band. Leather sole and white leather welt.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1700-1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk brocade, silk tape and leather

Dimensions

Length: 22 cm, Width: 8 cm, Height: 13 cm

Descriptive line

Shoe of silk brocade in yellow, green, blue and red with latchets for buckle.

Materials

Silk brocade; Silk; Leather

Techniques

Brocading; Tanning

Categories

Footwear; Textiles; Accessories; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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