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Pair of slippers (Opanke)

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Vamps and bindings: knitted and embroidered polychrome wool, natural cotton, white and yellow metallic yarns. Dried hide soles.

Credit Line

Gift of Natalie Berger

Macedonian, Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

Macedonia

Dimensions

7.9 x 8.7 x 29.4 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/16 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.122a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather with cotton, wool, and metal thread knitted vamp

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes