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Pair of children's slippers

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Uppers: white silk brocaded in pinks and green in large-scale floral motifs; white grosgrain bindings; lapped side seams; white bows at throats. Slightly pointed toes. Brown leather slipper soles. White kid linings; brown leather insoles. Condition: fair; grosgrain deteriorated.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1725–75

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5.5 x 5.9 x 16 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk brocade with silk tape and ties, and leather lining, heel and sole


Textiles and Fashion Arts