Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1859

GUSN

GUSN-37849

Description

Plum silk velvet slippers embroidered w/ large floral motif at toe & garland around heel in polychromatic silk & wool petitpoint. Brown silk binding; square toe; scalloped throat; 4-1/2" vamp; sole has narrow waist; flat - no heel; linen, wool & leather lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slippers (shoes)
footwear
stitching
leather
linen (material)
needlepoint (needleworking)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Linen
Wool
Leather
Needlepoint
Hand Stitched
SHOES

Additional Identification Number

1935.579A-B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1935.579AB