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Pair of slippers

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Leather uppers embroidered with green and pink silk and yellow metallic yarns; double gilded leather bands at red leather binding. Upturned pointed toes; vamps pointed at throats; green leather piece at quarter points. Two-layer leather sole. Leather linings; cloth insoles embroidered with...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian,

Object Place

Persia

Dimensions

11 x 10 x 26.7 cm (4 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

49.549a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with metal thread embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes