Pair of women's slippers

English
about 1800


Object Place: England

Dimensions

5.8 x 7.6 x 26.3 cm (2 5/16 x 3 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.681a-b

Medium or Technique

Kid leather, silk, metal thread embroidery, metal spangles, and linen lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of slippers, no heels; white kid with pointed toe. Embroidered with silver thread and sequins on toe; also inserts of white satin where leather has been cut. White ribbon ruffle and bow at throat. Condition good.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik