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    Shoes: ca. 1941-1952, British, suede, leather. "The shoes bear the CC41 (civilian clothing) mark stamped on rationed, Utility clothing produced under wartime restrictions and austerity regulations. These restrictions, imposed from 1941, ensured no materials were wasted in the manufacture of clothing. Heels higher than 2 inches were considered unnecessary and, therefore, banned."

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    • Kate Bartholomew

      Shoes: ca. 1941-1952, British, suede, leather. "The shoes bear the CC41 (civilian clothing) mark stamped on rationed, Utility clothing produced under wartime restrictions and austerity regulations. These restrictions, imposed from 1941, ensured no materials were wasted in the manufacture of clothing. Heels higher than 2 inches were considered unnecessary and, therefore, banned."

    • The Costume Society UK

      1941-52, Women's brown suede and leather shoes with the CC41 mark. Museum of London, UK.

    • Belkis Goetze

      CC41 shoes (Civilian Clothing - WW2 government approved).

    • Charmaine Ezelyk

      1940s CC41 Shoes

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