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Pair of children's shoes

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Green silk velvet uppers; yellow metallic galloon binding at topline and over butted side and back seams; six brass eyelets for front lacing over round tongues with green silk cord laces. Pointed toes. Brown stacked leather slipper soles. White felt insoles and vamp linings; light brown leather...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian, 1830–50

Object Place

Venice, Italy

Dimensions

8 x 5.5 x 17.4 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.500a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with gilt metal edging tape, brass eyelets, silk cord, cotton felt inner sole and leather lining, and leather sole

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes