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Pair of women's slippers

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Pair of tan leather heeless slippers, square toes, laced with self colored ribbon in upper part of toe over instep, backs and soles lined with white leather, toes lined with white cotton twill, on inner sole of one of them a printed paper label: Isaac Howes 48 Hanover Street, Boston, WARRANTED...

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Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee)

American (Boston, MA), about 1830

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States


6.3 x 6.5 x 23 cm (2 1/2 x 2 9/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Leather; twill, printed paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts