Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of women's slippers
  • Greenland Inuit peoples
  • pair of women's slippers, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur, appliqué, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a) 7 x 9.5 x 25 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: a) 2 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 9 13/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 6.5 x 10.5 x 24 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: b) 2 9/16 x 4 1/8 x 9 7/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7085.a,b
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Description

The pair of brown leather slippers is lined with mottled brown fur. They have a small white sun with a pink center at the front.