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Description

Taupe wool flannel; embroidered w/ polychrome butterflies; brown binding; rounded square toe; squared throat; 4" vamp; sole has narrow waist; 3/8" stacked wooden heel; white linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Associated Building
Used At Baxter Homestead.
Material
embroidering
flannel
leather
linen (material)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
Embroidered
embroidering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Flannel
flannel
footwear
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
SHOES
slippers (shoes)
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1967.102AB
GUSN
47466

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