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Date: 1690–1710 Culture: European Medium: leather, silk Dimensions: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 Accession Number: 2009.300.1478a, b

Buckle shoes, England, 1775-1785, Of turnshoe construction with blunt oval toes and covered thin louis heels. Shoes consist of grey blue ribbed silk uppers with silver embroidered floral motif on vamp, medium high tongue, square toe, round straps to buckle over vamp, one of which is pierced and a straight side seam. Uppers lined in natural leather and the insole is brown leather. Heels covered in matching grey blue ribbed silk are white stitched in the channel. Sole is of sueded brown…

Date: 1690–1710 Culture: European Medium: leather, silk Dimensions: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 Accession Number: 2009.300.1478a, b

Date: 1700–1720 Culture: probably British Medium: silk, leather Dimensions: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 Accession Number: 2009.300.1480a, b

Buckle shoe, women's, silk brocade / leather / hessian, with buckle, gilded metal, maker unknown, England, c. 1735-1740 / date unknown - Powerhouse Museum Collection

Date: 1700–1720 Culture: probably British Medium: silk, leather Dimensions: 5 x 8 in. (12.7 x 20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 Accession Number: 2009.300.1480a, b

Интересное и забытое - быт и курьезы прошлых эпох.

Slippers Date: 1775–95 Culture: European Medium: Silk Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Herman Delman, 1954 Accession Number: 2009.300.4752a, b

American Colonial Period Shoes: ca. 1770-1790, French, silk damask, contrast colour embellishments and heel covering, leather soles, Louis XIV heels.