Pair of white satin slippers
Object Place: France
6 x 6.3 x 23 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk satin, silk brocade, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining
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Pair of white satin slippers, on each toe an appliquéd small-scale brocaded floral spray cut from other fabric, upper edge bound with pale blue ribbon, small bow at front of upper edge and ankle ties of pale blue satin ribbon; somewhat worn; in one, a pasted paper label: “ESTE, M Cordonnier Tient Msin de Souliers de Femmes et Enfans and…”, inner backs and inner soles of white kid.
Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber