brocaded silk, cream background, multicoloured floral design. Shoes lined with coarse linen, tongues with green sarcenet, bound green braid. Pattens lined scarlet flannel, bound green braid, cream corded silk bows, leather soles and heels. Length, whole, 8.25in, circa 1700-1749. English.
Shoes and pattens
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