• Shoe

Object ID
Object Name
Date Created
1924, 1924
Alternative Name
Woman's Bridal Shoe
Object Entities
Foutris, Tina (collected by)
Alepokoritis, Mary (owned by)
Object Description
Ladies dress shoe with tapered 2 inch heel.  Part of a bridal costume. Shoe is leather--white on the interior and covered with a tone on tone silver cloth that is printed with a flowery design. Single strap that goes across the top of the foot is secured with a dainty, round, white button. The exterior of the opening is trimmed with coordinating cream colored edging.
Used as an element of bridal attire. Shoes are characteristic of flapper shoes seen in the Roaring Twenties though the flapper did not formally emerge until 1926.
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Shoe, 1924, 1924, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6202. Accessed 08/08/22.