Chopine

Italian (Venetian)
1580s


Object Place: Venice, Italy

Dimensions

11.2 x 12 x 24.3 cm (4 7/16 x 4 3/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.552

Medium or Technique

Leather and wood

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stamped dark brown leather vamp. Round toe. Wood chopine covered with dark brown leather, closed front and back seams. Leather sole (partial), insole, lining. Condition: deteriorated.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection