Wedding Slippers

Description:

Pair of wedding slippers of ivory silk satin. Shoes have pointed toes and slight "rolled edge" stitched accent along top of shoe. 2" high modified Louis or cuban heel, flaring to base.

Retailer's mark stamped on insole: "Thayer-McNeil Company / Boston"
Handwritten inside shoe: "7054 / 4 1/2 aa / 20942"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1919?  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 3
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1919?
Coverage:
Place
United States
Date
1919  
Description:

Pair of wedding slippers of ivory silk satin. Shoes have pointed toes and slight "rolled edge" stitched accent along top of shoe. 2" high modified Louis or cuban heel, flaring to base.

Retailer's mark stamped on insole: "Thayer-McNeil Company / Boston"
Handwritten inside shoe: "7054 / 4 1/2 aa / 20942"

Physical Description:

Length: 25 cm
Width: 6.5 cm
Height: 12 cm.
Heel: 5 cm, 2 inches.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
  • Donor : Vik, Suzanne S.
  • Retailer : Thayer-McNeil Company Thayer-McNeil Company was established in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, by 1900(?) - Stores by that name still in operation 2000.
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1998.002.041
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc115017
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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