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Pair of slipper toes

One of a pair of white satin slipper toes, not made up, with design of each of "S" shaped embroidered with gold thread and sequins from which spring minute blossoms embroidered with polychrome silks.

Provenance

Said to have belonged to Sarah Wendell, 1790.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, About 1790

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

54.1344a-b

Medium or Technique

Embroidered satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes