Pair of women's outdoor shoes

Object Number: 
1936.446ab
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Leather, linen, silk, cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
overall (largest): 7 1/4 x 11 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. ( 18.4 x 29.8 x 7.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: bottom of each heel: "ORR"
Description: 
Pair of black women's outdoor shoes, low-heeled and square toes; leather soles and heels, and leather at the bottom half of the uppers, the gaitors around the ankles are satin lined with linen; each overshoe laces up vertically on the outside of the ankle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Madison Grant
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group