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1930 Red Corded Silk Shoe (1950.184)

Object Name: shoes

Artist/Maker: Lotus
Role in production: maker
Date: 1930

Accession Number: 1950.184
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • linen
  • kid

Red corded silk over kid and cotton. Pointed toes with fronts ending in instep, Heel consists of a piece of silkwith fan-shaped cut out revealing gilt kid beneath three straps. Straps over instep fastening with gilt buckle and hook. Heel covered in gold kid, tapering from back to small base.