Pair of infant's shoes

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

5 x 4 x 9.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1732a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk figured with silk binding and ribbon, and leather sole and lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Uppers: pink figured silk with purple pinstripes; pink silk bindings; lapped side and closed back seams; pink figured silk bow with green center at throats; latchets tie over round tongues. Round toes. Brown leather slipper soles. White kid insoles and linings. Condition: good; soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection