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Paper and cloth covered vamp embroidered with gitl-silver wire and spangles and red and green glass beads in motif of circle containing, "XX;" fleur-de-lis formed at throat; pink cotton(?) covered quarters; butted backseam. Long pointed toe solidly embroidered with gilt-silver yarns in...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

India, 19th century

Object Place

probably France


12 x 7.7 x 26.2 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Paper and silk with metal thread, glass bead, and sequin embroidery mounted on linen and leather


Textiles and Fashion Arts