Pair of woman's slippers

English
about 1800
Made by John Staton (English, active about 1800)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6 x 22 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 8 11/16 in.) Other (Shoe b): 6.6 x 22.4cm (2 5/8 x 8 13/16in.)

Accession Number

22.666a-b

Medium or Technique

Dyed and painted kid leather, silk ribbon, linen lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White kid bound with reddish orange ribbon and painted with lines of red; there are low red heels. Paper label in left shoe: “Staton, Makers, No. 10 Charing Cross and 101 Fleet St., London. Merchants and Country Dealers supplied at low rates.” Worn with 22.665

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanora Curtis