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Ballet slipper

Description

Pair of black leather ballet slippers lined with cream-colored twill fabric. Each tied with black ribbon through four eyelets. Cork (?) reinforced bottom.\n a) left slipper\n b) right slipper\n Small size.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1940-1970
Inscriptions
"2.../8.../I.../C" (Each slipper has a series of numbers and letters, partially illegible. Left slipper above:)
"211.../8296/1 1/2 (?)/ C" (Each slipper has a series of numbers and letters, partially illegible. Rightt slipper above:
)
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
machine sewing (technique)
Object type
Clothing -- Footwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
leather
machine sewing (technique)
Slipper, Ballet
Accession Number
1993.168
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke and Mrs. H. Thomas Byron, Jr.
GUSN
173412

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