Slipper

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1860

GUSN

GUSN-30833

Description

Bronze leather; bound w/ brown grosgrain; trimmed w/ small brown rosette; narrow elastic ties; square toe. Rosette conceals split in 3 7/8" vamp; square throat; toe trimmed w/ white chainstitch w/ cutwork backed w/ purple silk; stylized floral medallion; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist. Spring heel w/ channel; white leather & linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slippers (shoes)
footwear
embroidering
stitching
leather
linen (material)
Women's clothing
Medallion
Leather
Linen
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
SHOE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1926.113