Sexuality

Back to item narrative

 
shoes 1952.122

Object Name: shoes & mules

Place of Creation: England
Date: 1665-75

Accession Number: 1952.122
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • satin
  • leather
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidered
Description

Shoes with uppers of pale blue silk satin over cream leather, embroidered in looped thread and spangles in a scrolling thistle and leaf design. Square toes with slightly concave ends. Low heel, satin covered and embroidered. Sole and heel shaped in single length of leather with cut down centre.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height:
Width:
Depth: 10 inches

Type: Heel
Height: 1
Width:
Depth: