Museum Quality Victorian Silk Shoes British Maker Peter Yapp
Peter Yapp was a prominent court shoemaker known for finely crafted and stylish shoes. Shoes by Peter Yapp can be found at the Victoria & Albert and Northampton Museum among other museums around the world.
Circa 1890 - 1900
Excellent antique condition with very little wear and use. Structurally sound, no open seams with one little ding at the back of the heel, some of the rhinestone are missing. (total of 8) Please refer to the photos for condition.
These shoes were stored away in a truck since 1975 and were owned by Mrs. Henry Birkmyre of London, England
Size - very narrow fit 86 : Insole toe to heel 10" Todays size 5 or smaller