*BALLY (Swiss) GOATSKIN MOROCCO Full Wing Tip Brogue Derby: 44.5D/E (US 11D/E)
Goatskin Full Wing Tip Brogue Oxford
Evidently, Bally was still producing its shoes in Switzerland at the time this shoe was made -most of it product today comes from Italy- and was a well known and well thought of brand in Europe and America, during most of the 20th century.
Goatskin, traditionally spoken of as Morocco leather or Kidskin, is used for making fine gloves –the Kid gloves of the Victorian era, still made today- shoes & boots and a variety of accessories and is prized for it softness and surprising durability. Shoes made of Kidskin are known for their superior accommodation to problem or irregular shaped feet. Of course they are a pleasure for any feet.
Notice the 360 degree Split Reverse Welt (storm welt).
Size Details:US 11DE.…..UK 10E/F..European 44,5D/E, for the medium width foot.
Superb, near new condition. Tops like new. Soles perhaps worn twice or three times. Overall fine.