Pair of white satin wedding slippers

French
19th century
Viault Esté (French (Paris))


Object Place: France

Dimensions

25.1 x 6.5 x 7.5 cm (9 7/8 x 2 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2680a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, silk ribbon, linen bobbin lace, and leather

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Low heels, square toes, silk bobbin lace and ribbon rosette at instep, narrow ribbon ankle ties, backs and soles lined with white leather, toes lined with white linen; pasted to inner sole of (b) a printed paper label: VIAULT ESTÉ Paris Thierry and Sons London.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard