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Shoes - 18th century

Unknown, silver lace on leather c1714

Buckle shoes, pair, womens, silk / leather / wood / metal, maker unknown, England, 1775-1780 - Powerhouse Museum Collection

Mule révolutionnaire à cocarde tricolore

1710 - 1730 shoe, brown leather, latchet tied over high broad tongue, straight side and rear seams, unlined, high curved and waisted sturdy wooden heel with woodworm damage, originally leather covered, edges outlined with double line of cream stitching, straight leather sole, repairs to upper, approximate length overall 200mm, approximate heel height 65mm, approximate width of sole 80mm, c1710-1730 HMCMS:WOC4550 Hampshire Museums *Wormwood damage indicates Continental origin

Scarlet satin shoes, Great Britain, 1775-1785. Red satin, decorated with white satin, tapered Louis heel, Sharp toe, flax lining. All borders are covered with white satin ribbon. Buckles missing. Shoe icons. eng.shoe-icons.co...

Pair of woman's shoes, European, 1780–85. White figured silk upper embroidered with polychrome silk and silver yarns and spangles in conventional floral sprigs on instep and along sides; pink silk satin latchets cross over square tongue (no buckle); pink silk binding at top and over side and back seams. Round toe. Pink satin covered Louis heel embroidered like upper at back, top piece. Leather sole. Plain cotton insole, green silk damask lining in floral motif. MFA, Boston

One shoe of a pair of women's buckle shoes European (Possibly Italian), 1760–1770s Silk brocade with silk and gilt metal thread, gilt metal lace, silk binding tape, leather lining and inner sole @Maria Canavello Mrasek Aprile Boston

Shoes, 1780-790, England, Leather, Linen. Made from black leather with a brown leather sole and lined with cream linen with a brown leather sock. They are decorated with a black edge binding also to the back and side seams. They are a turnshoe construction.

Buckle shoe, indoor, womens, silk satin / leather / [silver], with buckle, silver / steel, maker unknown, England, c. 1760-1769

Mules, c.1730, France. 'Pearl-embroidered' upper with coloured floral motif on off-white background, cream tawed lining and insole; brown, vegetally tanned leather welt, sole, wooden heel covering and toecap. Especially notable for sablé or 'pearl-embroidered' ornamentation, a technique resembling that of needlepoint lace: tiny glass beads are mounted on horizontal threads and surrounded with a network of blanket stitching. Popular in the 1730s on furniture but extremely rare on shoes."

Women's Shoes, 1st half 18thC, Zurich, brown deerskin with colorful floral embroidery in silk. © Zurich, Swiss National Museum www.flickr.com/...

These rare wedding shoes were made in America when it was still a British colony. They reflect contemporary English fashion in footwear despite their colonial origin. American, 1756. Bata Shoe Museum.

Shoes, ca. 1780; RIjksmuseum BK-KOG-1280-11-A/B

Sky blue French satin shoes, c. 1780 decorated with rosette on the instep and fringe along the edge, leather soles with high Louis heels.

Women's shoes, 1770-1780, America (worn in); England or Europe (made in) Silk, brocaded, leather. Made of cream ribbed silk brocaded with brown and pink flowers. Shoes have pointed tongues and straps over the instep intended for removable buckles. Deeply curved heels; slightly pointed toes. Colonial Williamsburg emuseum.history.o...

Striped ticking linen shoes with red leather heels, German, c. 1775-80. From the book The Seductive Shoe, Four Centuries of Fashion Footwear by Jonathan Walford, published by Thames & Hudson in 2007.

Ladies Shoes, around 1730, Munich City Museum.

A woman's shoe, 1720/1730, Museum Weißenfels - Schloss Neu-Augustusburg

Lady's shoe, 1770/1780 Ladies shoe, light green silk damask, patterned with delicate red and white stripes and scattered flowers. Ruffles adorn the neckline and a bow of pink satin ribbon. Edged with the same material a pink silk ribbon is pulled through which is attached over the instep to the loop, so the width can be adjusted. Lined white leather and linen. The heel reinforced with brown leather. Museum Weißenfels - Schloss Neu-Augustusburg

Lady's shoe, 1720-1740, light brown stiff leather, wood, straight lasts. Metal buckle not original. There is a glaze applied to the leather, bright leather lining (which has darkened). Museum Weißenfels - Schloss Neu-Augustusburg

Pair of shoes, Ein Damenschuh, 1720/1730 Gesamtansicht Museum Weißenfels - Schloss Neu-Augustusburg silver thread embroidery