Bertha Palmer's shoes, ca. 1910. Silk satin with metallic thread brocade, rhinestone and metallic thread buckle. F. Pinet, Paris. Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Potter Palmer II (Pauline Kohlsaat). 1957.1017a-b
Pumps of gray silk satin and metallic brocade. Pointed toe; ornamental oversized tongue; rhinestone and metallic thread buckle attached to vamp; buckle resembles two crescent moons attached at their pointed ends; self-fabric baby French heel.