Pair of women's mules
Object Place: France
7 x 7 x 22.5 cm (2 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass beads, silk thread,, and leather; sablé
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Vamps of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches in motif of polychrome man and woman dancing (each vamp mirrors other) on white background with decorative border at top edge; narrow metallic galloon binding. Pointed toes. White leather-covered Louis heels, top pieces. White leather welts. Brown leather soles. White kid insoles and linings.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection