It is a well known fact that The Wizard
of Oz is the 'most seen' movie in history. It's been estimated that
it has been viewed over a billion times since it's original release in
1939. I doubt seriously that you'd be able to find any person on any city
street in any industrialized country that could not immediately identify
these shoes - and where they came from.
This is the page where you'll find information
regarding the original ruby slippers. The shoes that many people
consider to be the ultimate piece of movie memerobilia, in fact, a piece
of the Amercian culture.
Please select one of the following links
to find out more about the existing known pairs of ruby slippers.