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Pair of Shoes

1885 (made)
Place of origin

Pair of wedding shoes of cream satin.

Object details
Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Shoe
  • Shoe
Materials and techniques
Brief description
Pair of wedding shoes of cream satin, made by Peter Yapp, Great Britain, 1885
Physical description
Pair of wedding shoes of cream satin.
Production typeHaute couture
Credit line
Given by the Hon. Mrs S. F. Tyser
Object history
Registered File number 1990/1787.

Part of a wedding ensemble T.428 to I-1990.

Worn by May Primrose for her wedding on 10 June, 1885, to Major Herbert Littledale at SS Phillip and James, Cheltenham.

Gladman & Womack were Court Dress Makers with premises at 26 Portman Street, London.
Accession number

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Record createdDecember 22, 2010
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