Object Place: Italy
29.6 x 11.2 x 10.5 cm (11 5/8 x 4 7/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Leather with gold metal thread embroidery and silk ribbon
Not On View
White leather upper embroidered with gilt-silver yarns and wire in cross motif on vamp; gilt-silver galloon and red silk binding across throat. Round toe. Flat cork heel covered with white cotton, top piece. Leather sole. Tan leather insole and lining. Condition: poor, most of white leather upper and heel covering missing.
Said to have belonged to pope Clement XI (1700-21).
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection