Shoes (footwear)

Object number
99.3.142 AB
Creator
John Hose & Son
Date
18th century
Description
Pair of white silk shoes with colorful floral embroidery, olive green trim, overlapping instep straps with oval shaped buckles inlaid with faux white diamonds.
Printed note on paper in one shoe (inside heel) reads:
"Made by
Jn O Hose & Son
Cheapside near
Milk Street
LONDON"
Materials
silk
Inscription
"Made by J.N. O Hose & Son at the Rose in Cheapside near Milk Street London" (inside 1999.3.142b)
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
shoes (footwear)
Subjects
J.N. Hone & Son