Pair of chopines

Italian (Venetian)
1600


Object Place: Italy (Venice)

Dimensions

9 x 11.8 x 22.8 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

44.523a-b

Medium or Technique

Painted and punched leather, leather, wood or cork

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Punched and stamped white leather vamp with lozenges and chverons. Round toe. Wood or cork chopine covered with white leather, closed front and back seams. Dark brown leather sole, insole; tan leather lining.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection