"Burgundy Alligator" Vintage 1940's Burgundy Alligator Skin Peep Toe Sling Back Shoes UK 5
"Burgundy Alligator" Vintage 1940's Burgundy Alligator Skin Peep Toe Sling Back Shoes
The most beautiful little pair of 1940's shoes you could ever hope to set eyes upon.
Her delicate shoe encloses the front of the foot in a peep toe, adorned with 5 looped decorative bows. Her external red alligator skin leather boasts gabardine pipping around the collar, and is finished with a delicate buckled sling back.Her elegant heel, and internal leather lining complete the timeless details.
Label: Mr Wolf, New York
Measurements of the Shoes
Heel: 3.8 inches
Heel to Collar: 5.5 inches
Width Under Toes: 3 inches
Width Over Toes: 5.2 inches
Heel to Toe Insole: 9.5 inches
Size: UK 5
Fabric: Leather, Alligator Skin
Condition: These shoes are in near perfect vintage condition, with light visible external wear to the alligator skin along the back go the sling backs where the buckle has been used. Some light fraying to the gabardine silk along the base of the sling back strap. The internal lining to each shoe has some wear and frays to the fabric, some cracks to the leather in sole . These shoes have been re-heeled, but would benefit for being re-soled . Please use the photos as a reference, they form part of the condition report.
Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.
Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.