Hook Knowels Co Evening Shoe | c. 1890 Gorgeous evening shoes produced by shoe makers to the royal family in London, England in the 1890s, the end of Queen Victoria’s reign. These pumps are based in a fine cream satin and are embellished with small, multi-layered bows and intricate beading and silver spangles. The shoes have sophisticated Louis heels. The inside is lined in kid leather and cloth and are stamped with the shoe-maker’s seal.
Evening Dress - silk satin, silk chiffon, marquisette net, trimmed w celluloid sequins and gladd bugle beads. Made by T & S Bacon, Bold Street, Liverpool, c. 1910-12 Lady Lever Gallery, Port Sunlight, UK