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Pair of infant's shoes

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Uppers: pink figured silk with purple pinstripes; pink silk bindings; lapped side and closed back seams; pink figured silk bow with green center at throats; latchets tie over round tongues. Round toes. Brown leather slipper soles. White kid insoles and linings. Condition: good; soiled.

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1775–1800

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5 x 4 x 9.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk figured with silk binding and ribbon, and leather sole and lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts