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  • Place of origin:

    Italy (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1930-1935 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk crêpe, with metallic leather openwork

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Amy Bird

  • Museum number:

    T.208 to C-1973

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of green silk crêpe evening shoes with leather openwork, and a matching cluth bag

Place of Origin

Italy (probably, made)


1930-1935 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Silk crêpe, with metallic leather openwork


Height: 12 cm shoe, Width: 7.8 cm Shoe, Length: 22.4 cm Shoe

Descriptive line

Pair of silk crêpe evening shoes and matching bag,probably made in Italy, 1930-1935.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

The Historalist (2017), Andre Perugia's Padova at the V&A access on http://www.thehistorialist.com/

Production Note

Possibly made in Padua, Italy


Silk crêpe


Fashion; Footwear; Evening wear; Clothing; Accessories; Europeana Fashion Project


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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