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Jest ([personal profile] jest) wrote in [community profile] shoes2012-05-21 02:18 pm
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Victoria Day

In honour of Victoria day, here are Vicky's wedding shoes from the 10th of February 1840.

pensnest: Bright red shoes against the seashore (Red Shoes)

[personal profile] pensnest 2012-05-21 08:03 pm (UTC)(link)
I wonder what size they are. Fairly tiny, I should think.
pensnest: Octavian from Rome looking sceptical, caption Hmm... (Rome Hmm from Octavian)

[personal profile] pensnest 2012-05-22 01:51 pm (UTC)(link)
And Queen Victoria was 4'11" at that time, so if they shrank - they'd look like doll shoes, indeed.
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[personal profile] ngakmafaery 2012-05-21 09:05 pm (UTC)(link)
...those are great! Thanks for any of the Regent's, maybe twenty years earlier...?
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[personal profile] spaceoperadiva 2012-05-22 02:54 pm (UTC)(link)
Please do, this was awesome.
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[personal profile] elmey 2012-05-24 06:27 pm (UTC)(link)
I am a font of useless information ;)