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Evening Slippers

1998.6336AB (RS240897)

Description

Pair of t-strap evening slippers. Off white with brown floral stitchery and a brocade covering the toe and back of the heel. Gold edging and brass buckles. White leather linings.

Details

Maker
Thayer McNeil Company (Manufacturer)
Date
1928
Inscriptions
"5/200[?]/ 1181/1928" (imprinted)
"Red Cross Shoes" [crossed out]; "This Product has no connection whatever with The American Red Cross"; "Brocade Evening Slippers" (printing crossed out; ink)
"6B CARESS 1035-270" (ink )
Material
brocade (textile)
lamé (textile)
leather
Object type
Clothing; Footwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
brocade (textile)
lamé (textile)
leather
Shoe
Slipper
slippers (shoes)
People and organizations
Condon, Pauline Cashman
Dimensions
5 3/4 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6336AB
Credit Line
Gift of Lorna Condon
GUSN
258270

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