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Pair of women's slippers

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Vamps (added at later date): white satin figured silk embroidered with green silk and white metallic yarns in strawberry motif. Uppers: white silk pique, white grosgrain binding with drawstring at throats. Slightly upturned pointed toes. Brown leather flat soles. White kid quarter linings and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1800–10

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7.5 x 8 x 23 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, silk brocade, silk and metal thread embroidery, silk ribbon, and leather and linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts