Black Lacquered Geta, Denishawn, Mary Howry

Costume

Identifier
C-586_a-c
Date:
1920s
Description:
A pair of black lacquered geta (Japanese sandals with an elevated wooden base). Owned by former Denishawn Dancer Mary Howry.

Item Details:
Black geta with purple gross grain straps. The toes have been covered with pieces of purple rubber (one panel is now separate).
Extent:
3
Medium:
Cotton, Wood, Rubber, Metal

Related Entities
Denishawn Company (worn by)
Mary Howry (worn by)
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 113