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Woman's silk slippers. Purple slippers embroidered with floral design of teal, pink, white, light green. Topline embroidered with linear pattern. Small tab of purple silk on the outside of heels. Soles of leather with visible stitching. Interior lined with cream silk. Each slipper interior...

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Provenance

June 1983, inherited by Thomas H. and Mary Frances Townsend, Boston from their relatives; 2012, gift of Townsend to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas H. and Mary Frances Townsend

China,

Dimensions

Length x width: 24.1 x 7 cm (9 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1524.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk / leather

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes