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Pair of slippers

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Pair of slippers (worn with wedding dress, 56.846). Cream-colored corded silk. Low heels; thin leather soles and lifts. Break or tear in silk on inside edge of each shoe, near toe. Stamped in gold on white sole of right shoe: "Thayer, McNeil and Hodgkins/47 Temple Place/ Boston."

Credit Line

Gift of Henry S. Hall, Jr.

American, 1889

Object Place



10.5 x 6.7 x 23.3 cm (4 1/8 x 2 5/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, leather, wood, and cotton lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts