Slippers

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-48105

Description

Cream (with pale blue tinge?) silk satin; bound with cream grosgrain; trimmed with small cream bow; cream moire ribbon ties (1/4" wide); square toe; square throat with drawstring; 3 1/2" ramp; no center back seam; sole has narrow waist; no heel; white leather and linen lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

1) Shoe (a) printed paper label: ""CHASSURES/ POUR/ DAMES/ VIAULT-ESTE/ Rue de la Paix, 17/ Paris/ and al/ THIERRY & SONS/ 278, Regent Street/ London."" 2) Shoe (b) handwritten on lining ""Droit"" ""A+6=64"" 3) Shoe (b) handwritten on sole: ""Mrs. F. H. Peabody's/ Wedding Slippers"" 4) On both shoes written on sole ""6 1/2/ 522 116522""

Related Items

Title SHOES Accession Number 1925.39AB
Title Pelerine Cape Accession Number 1970.4

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

London, England; Paris, France

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1970.3