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Pair of chopines

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Punched and stamped white leather vamp with lozenges and chverons. Round toe. Wood or cork chopine covered with white leather, closed front and back seams. Dark brown leather sole, insole; tan leather lining.

Provenance

Former Coll. Simonetti (Rome)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Italian (Venetian), 1600

Object Place

Italy (Venice)

Dimensions

9 x 11.8 x 22.8 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/8 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

44.523a-b

Medium or Technique

Painted and punched leather, leather, wood or cork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes