Beautiful Women's Antique Shoes French Silk Leather Cream Beaded Embroidered For Sale
Here's a beautiful pair of antique women's ivory cream silk and white suede leather beaded and embroidered shoes made in Paris, France. They may be bridal or wedding shoes. Early Antique. Circa 1880-1910. Edwardian or Victorian Pre World War 1. They are 9" long and have 2" heels. They measure 2 3/8" at the widest part of the foot. The color is white, ivory or cream. Tan and cream embroidery with tiny clear beading. The label inside the shoe reads, "2 Place Vendome, Entree 356 r St Honore Paris L Perchellet Chaussures Brevetees. Truly sumptuous shoes. The shoes have acid free tissue to hold form. The shoes have been kept in a smoke free house. Belonged to my Grandmother. They are in very good to excellent condition. The shoes appear to have been worn. One shoe has a small split at the top of the heel area of 1/4". The other shoe has a small area of fraying at top of heel of maybe 1/4" or so. May be a bead or two missing. There are 300 or so tiny beads on each shoe. Some dirt marks but very minimal. Lovingly cared for and well preserved. A gorgeous pair of antique French women's shoes! The shoes are being sold "as is" in a final sale.