Pair of slippers
Object Place: Persia
11 x 10 x 26.7 cm (4 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Leather with metal thread embroidery
Not On View
Leather uppers embroidered with green and pink silk and yellow metallic yarns; double gilded leather bands at red leather binding. Upturned pointed toes; vamps pointed at throats; green leather piece at quarter points. Two-layer leather sole. Leather linings; cloth insoles embroidered with gilt-copper yarns.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection