Margit Dörömbözy

Margit Dörömbözy

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A classic Georgian shoe in deep green - wide metallic lace, "Van Dyck" fringed tongue, elegant covered heel, matching clog. English, 1710-1730 @BataShoe Museum

Pattens, worn from the Middle Ages and even into the early twentieth century, were a protective overshoe for outdoor use. Gods and Foolish Grandeur: Ladies' shoes, mid to late eighteenth century

Milanese chopines, 16th century, Castello Sforzesco, Milan, Italy.

Chopines - A chopine is a type of women's platform shoe that was popular in the and centuries. Chopines were originally used as a patten, clog, or overshoe to protect the shoes and dress from mud and street soil. I love the clefts on the side of these!