Wednesday, January 11, 2012
White Beaded Late Edwardian Early 1920's Shoes!
A fancy pair of 1912-1920 ivory satin beaded shoes. The label inside the shoes reads Marshall Field & CO. Chicago. The fronts are decorated with tiny seed pearls and milk glass beads. They gave a 2 ½ inch heels. They are lined with kid leather. The shoes are in good display condition. There is fraying on the back of one heel and one toe and scattered light soiling. There is one missing milk glass bead on one shoe. Length 10 ½ Width 3 inches. Estimated size 6-61/2.
Why don't they make shoes like this any more?