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Pair of women's wedding slippers and inner soles

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White satin heeless, narrow ribbon ankle ties, (one ribbon missing on one slipper), small rectangular mother-of-pearl buckles on ribbon and machine made blonde lace rosette; inside one, a paper label: Thierry and Sons, Paris and London; pair of inner soles (c-d) with cotton flannelette top and...

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Formerly the property of Miss Elizabeth B. Ely of Boston.

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Gift of Mrs. Richard W. Meade

French, 1863

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6 x 8 x 24.1 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk satin, silk ribbon, leather, machine lace, mother-of-pearl, and linen lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts