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Pair of children's boots

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Brown leather uppers embroidered with white metallic yarns in Baroque vegetative motifs; butted side and back seams. Square toes. Brown leather slipper soles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 1650–1700

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

16.3 x 5 x 16.5 cm (6 7/16 x 1 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

44.528a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with gilt metal wrapped in silk thread embroidery, cotton lining, and leather sole

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes