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Pair of white satin slippers

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Pair of white satin slippers, on each toe an appliquéd small-scale brocaded floral spray cut from other fabric, upper edge bound with pale blue ribbon, small bow at front of upper edge and ankle ties of pale blue satin ribbon; somewhat worn; in one, a pasted paper label: "ESTE, M Cordonnier...

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Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber

French, About 1830

Object Place



6 x 6.3 x 23 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin, silk brocade, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts