Shoe

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Object Name: 
Shoe
Accession Number: 
50.4.337
Dimensions: 
Overall H (at heel): 9.25 cm, L: 16 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1870-1888
Primary Description: 
Shoe. Probably non-lead glass, opaque white; pressed in form of a high-heeled slipper with pointed turned up toe; painted or stained pink; painted flower and leaf decoration in white and green on toe and heel, small leaves, stems and tendrils on sides.
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-13
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) illustrated, pl. 221, left; BIB# 22375
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 34, row 2, right; BIB# 98018