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pattens 1990.174

Object Name: shoes & pattens

Date: c.1720

Accession Number: 1990.174
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • leather
  • silk
Support
 
Technique
 
Description

Single patten or clog. Green, gold and pink overshoe with pink brocade covered straps, lined with another silk brocade. Leather soles moulded to follow the shape of the shoe (not flat as in many such pattens/clogs). Very pointed toe. Narrow braid forming a band between silk and sole. Single eyelet holes in each strap, for fastening. Total of seven circular stamp marks on sole.

Dimensions

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Depth: 8 ins