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Pair of white organdy wedding slippers

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With Chinese embroidery. White satin ground embroidered in knot stitch with white silk in peony design, slippers square toed with narrow soles and low heels, white satin ribbon bow center front of instep.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter

American, 1872

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

23 x 6.8 x 8.7 cm (9 1/16 x 2 11/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1495a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery, silk ribbon, cotton lining, and leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes