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On Display: Museum of London: People's City: Community
Gold leather evening shoes with grey kid lining and brown leather insole. The Louis heels are decorated with small diamantes and gold beads in geometric pattern. These shoes were made for the Countess de Hamon, wife of Cheiro, a fashionable Society palm reader by the 'high class shoemaker' Ignazio Pluchino.
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H 118 mm; L 216 mm (heel to toe), H 64 mm (heel only)
leather; cotton; diamanté
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