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- A Place & Date Used Caulfield, Australia
Slippers - Blue & Cream Silk, 1914 Reg. No: SH 891416
- A pair of blue silk and cream satin ornamental slippers decorated with painted flowers and gold metallic thread. They are provenanced to Caulfield, Melbourne, in 1914, and may have been a souvenir of a wedding. They are unlikely to have ever been worn.
- A pair of blue silk and cream satin ornamental slippers decorated with painted flowers and gold metallic thread. Flowers are rose, pansy and tulip. Horse shoe is painted on the heel of one slipper and an anchor on the other. Pale blue velvet ties.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs N. O'Keefe
|Dimensions:||3 cm (Height), 6.5 cm (Width), 22.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||marriage customs rites, weddings|
|Themes this item is part of:||Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|
|Place & Date Used:||Caulfield, Victoria, Australia, 1914|