Pumps

Description:

Pair of pumps of black patent leather. Designed with squared-off toes, the plain uppers have slight stitching detail around upper edge. The low heels are of red leather with applied scattered gold metal stars in two sizes.

Maker's label: "Herbert Levine"
Retailer's label: "Amen Wardy / El Paso Texas"
Handwritten inside: "8 M / 12400"

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1970/1977  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Herbert Levine

Herbert Levine (Company) (USA, est. 1949 by Herbert (1916-1991) and Beth Levine (1914-2006), closed 1975, revived under new ownders 2008) Herbert Levine ran the business, while Beth Levine was the primary designer of the shoes

Creator (Designer):
Levine, Beth Katz

Levine, Beth Katz (b. Patchogue, Long Island, USA, 1914 - d. New York, New York, USA, 2006), Primary designer of Herbert Levine shoe company.

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1970/1977
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - El Paso County - El Paso
From 1970 to 1977
Description:

Pair of pumps of black patent leather. Designed with squared-off toes, the plain uppers have slight stitching detail around upper edge. The low heels are of red leather with applied scattered gold metal stars in two sizes.

Maker's label: "Herbert Levine"
Retailer's label: "Amen Wardy / El Paso Texas"
Handwritten inside: "8 M / 12400"

Physical Description:

Measurements:
Length: 25 cm
Width: 9cm
Height: 10cm
Heel: 4cm (1 3/4") high on axis w/cap

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Retailer : Amen Wardy Amen Wardy (USA) (est. ca. 1960 in El Paso, Texas; Relocated to Newport Beach, California ca.1976)
  • Donor : Hamilton, Tom
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1986.007.049
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc114998
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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