Baby shoes

Baby shoes
Title
Baby shoes
Date 
1800-1840
Medium 
Leather, metal, glass, linen
Dimensions 
overall a: 1 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 4.4 x 13 x 4.8 cm ) overall b: 1 3/4 x 5 x 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 12.7 x 4.4 cm )
Description 
Pair of pink baby shoes (slipper style), lined with cotton twill and with leather soles; there are two straps at the back at the ankle, which wrap around the ankle and button in front with white glass buttons; at the toes are bow-shaped pieces of leather drawn through oval metal buckles which are scalloped around the outer edges.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Hayward F. Manice
Object Number 
1978.65.6ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group