Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1855

GUSN

GUSN-46710

Description

Ivory silk satin; bound w/ cream grosgrain; trimmed w/ small pale blue bow; cream satin ribbon ties (7/8" wide); square toe; square throat w/ drawstring. 3-5/8" 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. Printed paper label on shoe (A): ""ESTE'./ r. de la Paix 13./ PARIS."" 2. Handwritten on shoe (A): ""Droit"" ""+5"" ""C/2"" 3. Handwritten on shoe (B): ""+5"" ""C/2""

Additional Identification Number

1963.20A-B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1963.20AB