Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of child's slippers
  • Greenland Inuit peoples
  • pair of child's slippers, late 1800s–1895
  • Where object was made: Greenland
  • sealskin, seal fur, appliqué, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: each) 6 x 8 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: each) 2 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 6 11/16 in
  • Gift of Lewis Lindsay Dyche
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7088.a,b
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Description

The small brown leather slippers have mottled brown fur lining and brown leather soles. There are small dark blue crosses with white diamond centers on top fronts of the shoes.