Pair of ecclesiastical shoes

probably Italian
18th century


Object Place: Italy (probably)

Dimensions

28.5 x 10.9 x 11.8 cm (11 1/4 x 4 5/16 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1750a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with gold metal braid

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red silk velvet uppers with gold galloon cross on vamps, latchets tie over rounded tongues. Round toes. Leather slopper soles. Red wool insoles and linings (largely deteriorated).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection