Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1849

GUSN

GUSN-32797

Description

Ivory silk satin slippers, bound with cream gros grain; trimmed with a small white bow made of the same 1/4 inch satin ribbon as was used for the ribbon ties. Shoes have rounded toes, sqaure throught with drawstring, 3 1/2 inch vamp, no center back seems. The sole has a narrow waist. the lining is of white leather and linen. The shoes have no heel.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slippers (shoes)
footwear
stitching
leather
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Linen
Satin
Leather
Hand Stitched
Wedding
SHOE

Inscription

Both shoes are stamped on the sole: ""561/3"" Shoe B has a printed paper label: ""A. Deglaye,/ Chausseurs./368, rue St. Honore/et 92, rue Richelieu./Paris.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. W. Morong

Accession Number

1929.966AB