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Pair of mules

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Cut voided silk velvet upper in black pile and green twill stripes, green silk tuft at top, green silk binding along top. Pointed peaked toe. Black leather heel, top piece. Leather sole. White leather lining and insole. Condition: toe and velvet worn, insole soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Man's or woman's mule (one of a pair)

French, 1780–1800

Object Place

France

Dimensions

6.1 x 7.5 x 25 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.496a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, silk trim, silk ribbon, and leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes