Woman's mule

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

5.2 x 7.6 x 21 cm (2 1/16 x 3 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.565

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet and leather

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red silk velvet upper, pink silk binding alond top. Pointed toe. Brown leather Louis heel. Dark brown leather sole. White leather welt; leather lining and insole stamped with arms of Conti family.

Provenance

Said to have been worn by a Princesse Conti.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection