Pair of pattens

Moroccan
19th century


Object Place: Morocco

Dimensions

11.4 x 12.7 x 35.8 cm (4 1/2 x 5 x 14 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.534a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with silk embroidery, wood, and metal

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown leather vamp with triple bands of red silk stitching across throat and open toe. Pointed toe. Wood sole mounted on two wood lifts with iron spiked top pieces; iron strip with spike over toe; two iron strips binding upper to sole.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection