Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-28944

Description

White/dirty kid leather; bound w/ cream silk & cotton tape; trimmed w/ long, large, white taffeta rosette w/ small mother of pearl buckle. Shoe B still has narrow elastic ties; rounded square toe; round throat; 2 7/8" vamp; center back seam; sole has narrow waist w/ darkened channel; low 1 1/8" heel covered w/ white kid; linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slippers (shoes)
footwear
textiles
elasticity
stitching
leather
linen (material)
Women's clothing
Leather
Linen
Elastic
Hand Stitched
SHOES

Additional Identification Number

1920.58

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1920.58AB