Pumps

Description:

Pair of pumps of cream lizard skin. The shoes are designed with a slightly squared-off toe. The uppers are of cream lizard/reptile, and feature cream leather stitching running lengthwise up center of instep/toebox, and vertically up the back of the heel. The upper is also edged with thin piping of cream leather. Thick, chunky heel, flaring slightly to base.

Designer's marks inside: "Merli / Bologna" and "Hand Sewn / Made in Italy"
Retailer's marks inside: "Made in Italy for / Neiman-Marcus"
Other marks handwritten inside: "Marcus 3672 / 7 1/2 B" and "Houston II 15"

Creator(s): Merli
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1970~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 6
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1970~
Coverage:
Place
Italy - Emilia-Romagna Region - Bologna Province - Bologna
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Date
1970~  
Description:

Pair of pumps of cream lizard skin. The shoes are designed with a slightly squared-off toe. The uppers are of cream lizard/reptile, and feature cream leather stitching running lengthwise up center of instep/toebox, and vertically up the back of the heel. The upper is also edged with thin piping of cream leather. Thick, chunky heel, flaring slightly to base.

Designer's marks inside: "Merli / Bologna" and "Hand Sewn / Made in Italy"
Retailer's marks inside: "Made in Italy for / Neiman-Marcus"
Other marks handwritten inside: "Marcus 3672 / 7 1/2 B" and "Houston II 15"

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Donor : Malone, R.J.
  • Retailer : Neiman-Marcus Neiman-Marcus Co. (USA) (est. 1907 in Dallas, Texas, USA, by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1978.014.121
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114943
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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