Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-35299

Description

White silk satin; bound w/ white grosgrain; trimmed w/ small white bow made of same satin ribbon (1/4" w.) as ribbon ties; square toe. Square throat w/ drawstring; 3-1/2" vamp; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist & no heel; white leather & linen lining.

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. Handwritten on soles of both shoes: ""5/69 19824"" 2. Handwritten on lining of shoe (A): ""Droit /2"" ""5"" 3. Printed paper label in shoe (B): ""ESTE'/ r. de la Paix 13/ PARIS"" 4. Handwritten on lining of shoe (B): ""5"" ""/2""

Additional Identification Number

1932.2450A-B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1932.2450AB