Wedding Slippers

Description:

Pair of wedding slippers of ivory kid leather. The shoes are designed with rounded toes, and have a large matching bow with layered ends, and a large ruffle of same across vamp. Uppers are edged with satin ribbon. Modified Louis or Cuban heel, flaring at base.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1886~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 5
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1886~
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1886~  
Description:

Pair of wedding slippers of ivory kid leather. The shoes are designed with rounded toes, and have a large matching bow with layered ends, and a large ruffle of same across vamp. Uppers are edged with satin ribbon. Modified Louis or Cuban heel, flaring at base.

Note:

Worn by Frances Thomas at her wedding to Joseph T. O'Bannon, December 19, 1886 or 1887.

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Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1969.026.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114887
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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