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Slipper

Description

This black silk satin slipper is undecorated, with a white satin lining, square toe and leather sole. It attaches to the foot with narrow black silk ribbons. There is a blue paper label pasted to the interior instep (See inscriptions)

Details

Maker
Connochie, John M. (Maker)
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
"John M. Connochie/Ladies French Shoe Store/East Broadway"
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Footwear
Places
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Shoe
shoes (footwear)
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1940.896
GUSN
40764

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