Pair of red leather slippers

American (Baltimore, Maryland)
second half of 19th century
Maker L. Slesinger Royal Shoes


Object Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Dimensions

8.7 x 7.1 x 22.3 cm (3 7/16 x 2 13/16 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.444a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather and brass hobnails

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of red leather slippers with low Louis heels and pointed toes, high cut over instep, low cut with backs overlapping fronts at sides of slippers; on inner sole of (a) a silver stamped label: L. SLESINGER Royal Shoes, Baltimore.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)