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Pair of women's slippers

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Blue silk satin upper, lapped side seams, small blue silk bow at front, blue silk binding and ties. Square toe. Leather sole. White leather insole and lining. Marked "droit" and "gauche" on insoles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, early 19th century (1845–60)

Object Place

France

Dimensions

5.5 x 5 x 20.8 cm (2 3/16 x 1 15/16 x 8 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1736a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk, silk ribbon, leather, and linen lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes