Pair of women's mules
Object Place: France
6 x 6.8 x 22.9 cm (2 3/8 x 2 11/16 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass beads, silk thread, metal braid, silk, and leather; sablé
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Vamps of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches in motif of large polychrome poppy (?) on white background with floral border at top edge; narrow metallic galloon binding. Pointed toes. White silk-covered Louis heels, horseshoe-shaped top pieces. Brown leather soles. White silk insoles and linings.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection