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Call #:
1963.1.1A-B
Title:
Pair of children's shoes
Collection type:
Costume
Date:
1800-1850
Object type:
3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing -- Footwear; Shoe
Materials:
Leather
wood
metal, iron
Medium:
Leather working
Description:
Black leather children's shoes with ankle strap and 3/4 inch heel. Nails all along shoes and iron is nailed to bottom of wooden soles.
Dimensions:
Height:2 7/8 in x Length:6 in
--or--
Height:7.4 cm x Length:15.3
Subjects:
Providence Redevelopment Agency
Urban renewal
Shoes
Footwear
Clothing and dress
Children's shoes
Lippitt Hill
United States of America (USA)
Providence
Research Notes:
Found on Lippitt Hill (now University Heights) existing when houses were demolished under the Urban Redevelopment Program of the Providence Redevelopment Agency. Houses on the site ranged from 1760-1940.
Provenance:
Gift of Mr. Raymond Baccaire
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