Gilt Embroidered Ladies Slippers: C19th Turkey
Made in a cream leather with gold gilt embroidery, a pair of traditional ladies gold and silver gilt embroidered slippers with pale pink and cream floss silk pom poms.
Dating from the 19th century these elegant slippers would have been slipped on and worn with Turkish traditional costume, an entari robe over voluminous harem pants and a loose fitting but very fine muslin or gauze blouse.
In good antique condition with an overall patina of age as to be expected in an item of apparel from this era.
24.5 cm L X 8cm W