Pair of women's slippers

French
early 19th century (1845–60)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

5.5 x 5 x 20.8 cm (2 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1736a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blue silk satin upper, lapped side seams, small blue silk bow at front, blue silk binding and ties. Square toe. Leather sole. White leather insole and lining. Marked “droit” and “gauche” on insoles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection