Slipper

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-34988

Description

Navy blue silk satin; bound w/ black grosgrain; small black bow; narrow black ribbon ties on (B) only; drawstring at square throat. Rounded square toe; 3-1/4" vamp; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist & no heel; lined w/ white leather & linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

1. Printed paper label in shoe (A): ""ESTE'/ R. de la Paix 13/ PARIS"" 2. Shoe (A): ""Droit"" ""B 4"" 3. Shoe (B): ""B 4"" & other illegible mark

Additional Identification Number

1932.756A-B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Credit Line

Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter

Accession Number

1932.756AB