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Black shoes with leather band

  • 1900-1915
  • Edwardian-era black shoes with a 1" leather band across the throat, just under the triangular stand-up tongue. The band has two small button holes with 1/4" diameter gray pearl buttons. The shoes have a 2-1/2" brownish black stacked wood heel and a narrow and extremely pointed vamp. The lining is made of white kid.
  • From the private collection of Dovie Horvitz (2010.45.9).