Pair of mules

Man's or woman's mule (one of a pair)

French
1780–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

6.1 x 7.5 x 25 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.496a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, silk trim, silk ribbon, and leather

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cut voided silk velvet upper in black pile and green twill stripes, green silk tuft at top, green silk binding along top. Pointed peaked toe. Black leather heel, top piece. Leather sole. White leather lining and insole. Condition: toe and velvet worn, insole soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection