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Pair of white satin wedding slippers

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Low heels, square toes, silk bobbin lace and ribbon rosette at instep, narrow ribbon ankle ties, backs and soles lined with white leather, toes lined with white linen; pasted to inner sole of (b) a printed paper label: VIAULT ESTÉ Paris Thierry and Sons London.

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Gift of Miss Ellen T. Bullard

French, 19th century

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25.1 x 6.5 x 7.5 cm (9 7/8 x 2 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin, silk ribbon, linen bobbin lace, and leather


Textiles and Fashion Arts