Sandals

Description:

Pair of sandals of white leather and cork. The shoes are designed with slightly rounded toes, and five narrow white leather straps across the instep, with another short strap going lengthwise up the instep. The thick cork soles/platforms are "foot shaped", and have a thick chunky heel.

Maker's marks stamped inside: "Bertlyn / L 8 8 1/2 1210"

Creator(s): Bertlyn
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 197u
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 2
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Bertlyn

Bertlyn Industries of New York was active ca.1952 until at least 1980.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 197u
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
197u  
Description:

Pair of sandals of white leather and cork. The shoes are designed with slightly rounded toes, and five narrow white leather straps across the instep, with another short strap going lengthwise up the instep. The thick cork soles/platforms are "foot shaped", and have a thick chunky heel.

Maker's marks stamped inside: "Bertlyn / L 8 8 1/2 1210"

Physical Description:

Measurements:
Length: 24 cm
Width: 10cm
Height: 6cm
Heel: 4cm (1.5") high on axis w/cap

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1978.014.117
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114942
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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