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Pair of silk embroidered evening slippers

ZBA2988
Textiles

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Collection Textiles
ExhibitionsTitanic Remembered
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleProvenance: Rosenbaum, Edith Louise
EventsSinking of the Titanic, 1912

Object details:

Object ID ZBA2988
Description Pair of silk embroidered evening slippers belonging to Edith Russell (1877-1975). Worn during 'Titanic' disaster. White silk embroidered with pink roses. The slippers are each decorated with two pink rosettes and white ruffles round the edges.
Date made circa 1912

Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Lord-MacQuitty Collection
Materials silk
Measurements Overall: 250 x 80 x 60 mm
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  • Pair of silk embroidered evening slippers (ZBA2988)
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