Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-34989

Description

White kid leather; bound w/ silk & linen or cotton tape; no trim although holes on toe indicate a bow or circular decoration was attached at one time (missing now). Narrow elastic ties; rounded square toe; square throat; 3-1/8" vamp; no drawstring; center back seam; sole has narrow waist & is channeled; channel is darker & polished; no heel; white linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slippers (shoes)
footwear
leather
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Leather
Linen
Hand Stitched
SHOES

Inscription

Handwritten on lining of both shoes: ""A/2 3-1/2""

Additional Identification Number

1932.757A-B

Related Items

Title Slippers Accession Number 1960.74AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1932.757AB