Woman's shoes

British settlers in Nova Scotia and Upper Canada (the future Ontario) also wore fashionable European shoes. Initially most were imported from overseas, but later, as in New France, a few master shoemakers set up small workshops.

The Bata Shoe Museum
1775 - 1790
Rococo silk uppers, kid and leather, Shoe buckle Silver, steel and paste
P98.44 and S88.17
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