Pair of black satin slippers

American
Early 20th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

23.2 x 6.8 x 12.3 cm (9 1/8 x 2 11/16 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.100a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, leather, silk ribbon, cut steel beads, and leather

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

American, early 20th century. A pair of black stain slippers, medium Louis heels, sharply pointed toes, minute bows at instep, lined with black leather, toes and a line around entire slipper near top embroidered with minute steel beads.

Provenance

American, early 20th century

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edwina Curtis Rubenstein