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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1910-1914 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Alan McAfee (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sueded, silk taffeta

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Mauve suede lace-up day shoe with a high heel, and a wide silk taffeta lace.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1910-1914 (made)


Alan McAfee (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Sueded, silk taffeta

Marks and inscriptions

'ALAN MCAFEE / 68 & 66 DUKE STREET / GROSVENOR SQUARE / LONDON / W' [within a circle]
Stamped in gold on the sole

Object history note

Worn by Miss Heather Firbank

Descriptive line

Suede lace-up day shoe with a wide silk taffeta lace, made by Alan McAfee, London, 1910-1914




Fashion; Accessories; Footwear; Day wear; Leather; Women's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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