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Slippers

Description

Black silk satin; bound w/ black grosgrain; large self-fabric bow at toe; narrow black satin ribbon ties; rounded square toe. Square throat; 3-1/2" vamp; sole has narrow waist & flat heel; lined w/ white leather & linen w/ red wool inner sole.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
1. Handwritten on sole of both: ""196818"" w/ stamp ""T"" 2. On lining: ""f"" (or some symbol which resembles ""f"")
Material
leather
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
Satin
satin
SHOES
Silk
silk (textile)
slippers (shoes)
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1935.578AB
GUSN
37848

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