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Slipper

Description

Slippers entirely covered w/ cross-stitch in wool and some silk; brown ground w/ pink/red flowers and white/grey (lilies?) w/ olive leaves; black binding; rounded square toe; scalloped throat; 5 1/2" vamp; sole shaped for left and right w/ dark channel (inside) arch; white leather and linen lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Material
leather
linen (material)
needlepoint (needleworking)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Descriptive terms
Floral
floral patterns
footwear
leather
Leather
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
Needlepoint
needlepoint (needleworking)
SLIPPER
slippers (shoes)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1942.574AB
GUSN
53064

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