Slipper

Turkish


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

24.4 x 8.3 x 5 cm (9 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.513

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, leather, gold metal thread and braid, and silk tassel

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black velvet upper and insole embroidered with yellow metallic yarns over parchment in vegetative motif; braided copper binding. Upturned pointed toe. Blue silk tassels at vamp throat and back. Sides of upper turn under forming flat surface with narrow tan leather sole; back and end turned flat against insole.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection