• D1648. Pair of Polychrome Shoes
Makkum, circa 1780
Attributed to Adam Sijbel (1746-1803), Kingma Factory or Tichelaar Factory
Each painted around the sides and front with a vine bearing ochre and manganese blossoms and leaves, the front bisected by a manganese-striped ochre vertical band below an ochre buckle, the back with a narrower band, the edges outlined in ochre, and the heel and sole colored in pale manganese.
Lengths: 10.1 and 10.3 cm. (4 and 4 1/16 in.)
Provenance: Collection of Minze van den Akker, Fries Aardewerk Museum, Harlingen, inv. no. 0283209