Pair of white organdy wedding slippers

American
1872


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

23 x 6.8 x 8.7 cm (9 1/16 x 2 11/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1495a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery, silk ribbon, cotton lining, and leather

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

With Chinese embroidery. White satin ground embroidered in knot stitch with white silk in peony design, slippers square toed with narrow soles and low heels, white satin ribbon bow center front of instep.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter