Pair of red leather slippers

American (Baltimore, Maryland)
second half of 19th century
Maker L. Slesinger Royal Shoes

Object Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States


8.7 x 7.1 x 22.3 cm (3 7/16 x 2 13/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Leather and brass hobnails

Not On View


Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Pair of red leather slippers with low Louis heels and pointed toes, high cut over instep, low cut with backs overlapping fronts at sides of slippers; on inner sole of (a) a silver stamped label: L. SLESINGER Royal Shoes, Baltimore.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)