Skip to product information
1 of 14

@alina.malova

Ottoman empire slippers with gold thread padded embroidery. XIX century.

Ottoman empire slippers with gold thread padded embroidery. XIX century.

Regular price $552.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $552.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Tax included.

Purple velvet shoes.

Ottoman Empire. Probably produced for the European market.
Crown motif embroidery.
19th century.
Embroidered with metallic threads like those above may have belonged to a woman of status.
Dimensions: total length 24.5 cm 

Embroidery threads:
Thread wrapped in metal, strips of gold metal twisted in Z around a yellow silk thread Rarely worn because so finely worked, she could have worn these slippers during the reception of distinguished guests or on special occasions.
Signs of wear. 

Materials

Dimensions

Care information

View full details

Image with text

Pair text with an image to focus on your chosen product, collection, or blog post. Add details on availability, style, or even provide a review.

Button label