Fiction Fact Advertisements Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogleLike this:Like Loading... Related 1 Comment Actually in the Cinderella original tale the slipper is not in glass. It’s a common mistake because of the french origin (Charles Perrault) : the “pantoufle de vair” means a type of grey fur slipper, but it was often misunderstood as the “pantoufle de verre”, aka glass slipper, cause it sounds exactly the same. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.