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Chopine

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Stamped dark brown leather vamp. Round toe. Wood chopine covered with dark brown leather, closed front and back seams. Leather sole (partial), insole, lining. Condition: deteriorated.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome).

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian (Venetian), 1580s

Object Place

Venice, Italy

Dimensions

11.2 x 12 x 24.3 cm (4 7/16 x 4 3/4 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.552

Medium or Technique

Leather and wood

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes