Original pin said, "Metropolitan Museum of Art b American
Slippers 1860s The Kyoto Costume Institute (OMG that dress!)
Shoes: Peter Robinson Late These women's shoes were fabricated in England, using embroidered cloth imported from central Asia. The design showcases the appreciation for Eastern textiles in Europe during the middle-late century.
Slippers, Europe, the Met Museum Posting for the crazy heels
1860 Culture: British Medium: wool, metal, silk Dimensions: Heel to Toe: 5 in. cm) Height (of heel): in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Warren in memory of Blanche Allien Warren, 1983 Accession Number: b
Slippers Date: Culture: French Medium: leather Dimensions: 2 x 9 in. x cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Brinton Roberts, 1946 Accession Number: b