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Horsnaill Textiles Collection

Slippers © Haslemere Educational Museum

Catalogue number:
TA.2013.13

Slippers

Date made:
1920-1950

Place:
Yugoslavia, Europe

Material:
Wool and metal thread

Technique:
Chain stitch embroidery

Category:
Slippers

Dimensions: mm
240x150

Description:
Pair of knitted goat hair slippers with chain stitch embroidery in fine wools and gold thread. Pattern of gold star shapes, diamonds, zig-zag stripes and embroidered trellis in cream, yellow, brown, green and red onto black horse goat's hair. Heel and toe have same triangular pattern.