Pair of slippers

Persian


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

6.5 x 9.7 x 24.6 cm (2 9/16 x 3 13/16 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.550a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with metal thread embroidery and stamping

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Leather uppers embroidered with green silk and yellow metallic yarns; double gilded leather bands at red leather binding. Upturned pointed toes; vamps pointed at throats; quarters pointed at backs. Two-layer leather sole. Leather linings and stamped insoles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection