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Pair of men's slippers

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Green leather vamp decorated with gilt-silver yarns, red leather band across top; green leather quarters; vamp and quarters overlap, no seam. Square toe. Leather sole, insole and vamp lining; green quarter and heel lining.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Indonesian for the European Market, Early 19th century, 1830–50

Object Place

Indonesia

Dimensions

27.3 x 7.8 x 8.3 cm (10 3/4 x 3 1/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.479a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather and gilt metal cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes