The Museumís Multicolored Slingback Shoe Christmas Ornament is based on a pair of colorful Italian sandals from 1958. The saucy originals are crafted of red, blue, and yellow suede with red and yellow kidskin. The sandals feature tapered slingback straps and high stiletto heels.
Cast resin. Hand painted and decorated. Includes a gold cord for hanging. 4''L x 1 1/4''W x 2 1/4''H.
- Cast resin
- Hand painted and decorated
- Includes a gold cord for hanging
- 4''L x 1 1/4''W x 2 1/4''H
Art HistoryWomenís footwear has embraced more variations since 1900 than in the entire previous history of fashion. Balancing function and fantasy, the great designers of the 20th century created some of the most beautiful shoes ever made. Our carefully detailed shoe ornaments capture the character and grace of actual shoes in the collection of The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum.