Lord Trevors Shoes

SEVENTEEN Til CENTURY

THE second pair of shoes on the plate are of crimson leather, with wide instep flaps, and having no indication of a means of fastening ; the soles are I of an inch tluck, and the heels, »f black leather and hollow, are I2 inches high. The toes are square and measure 2'\ inches across ; the name of Lord Trevor, in writing of an ancient character, may be traced on the underside of one of the instep flaps. This kind of shoes is of the period of Charles I.

Both the above pairs of shoes are the property of Mrs. Seymour Lucas.

Stephen StipelmanBrigandines

PLATE XXI No. 1

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