Pair of women's slippers

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 7.5 x 23 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1220a-b

Medium or Technique

Linen and cotton fabric, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pair of heelless slippers with square toes, covered with heavy woven fabric in stripes of blue, and gray with small cone figure shading from dark reddish-orange to yellow, backs and inner sole of leather, fronts lined with natural colored linen; in one, a printed paper label pasted on inner sole; ESTÉ r de la Paix, 13 PARIS.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron