Shoes Of Queen Anne

THIS pair of shoes, said to have belonged to Queen Anne, is extremely elegant and neat; the material of which they are made is sky-blue satin, entirely without ornamentation ; the heels, which are covered with the same material, are of wood, and are 2 inches high ; the latchets are wide and fastened across the insteps by the original gilt metal buckles. The entire length of the shoes from toe to heel is 8| inches, and they are the property of Mrs. Simpson Carson.

THE clogs belonging to the above. In the Northampton Museum.

BEAUTIFUL pair of eighteenth-century shoes of crimson velvet embroidered with gold.

PLATE XVII

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