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Medium
leather, silver and gold leaf, paint, rubber, metal
Measurements
(a-b) 8.0 × 8.0 × 22.5 cm (each)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
Accession Number
2002.347.a-b
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2002
Gallery location
Gallery 2
Ground Level, NGV Australia
Description
Pair of high-heeled shoes with elongated turned-up toe and t-bar strap fastening with a single antique shoe button (c. 1930) at ankle. The uppers are of hand appliqued kid with gold and silver leaf. The insole is kid and the sole is leather.