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English brocaded silk shoes and pattens

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An image of Textiles/Shoes and pattens. 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, 8.25 in, circa 1700-1749. English.

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Textiles/Shoes and pattens. 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, 8.25 in, circa 1700-1749. English.

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  • Accession Number: T.9-1940
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/45.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Jaymes Sinclair
  • Image height: 673 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 190.33kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 45/1

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