Sling-Back Pumps

Description:

Pair of sling-back pumps of black calf leather. Shoes have a narrow platform and are open toe. Rounded throat on vamp, which is decorated with applied oval detailing in 3 layers. Center layer of black grosgrain, upper and lower layers of black leather. Oval cut-out in center of detail. Ankle-strap fastens with small rectangular black metal buckles. 3" black-lacquered French set-under heel similar to a spike form.

Handwritten in side of each shoe: "6 1/2 B / r28514 / 1510-6BF"
Stamped inside both shoes: "Palter DeLiso / Capri / Last"
Stamped in left shoe: "Palter DeLiso inc / New York City"
Right shoe with inlaid woven cloth label: "Neiman Marcus Co. Dallas / Fenwyn / Trade Mark Reg'd"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 171
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • : 1947/1949
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
From 1947 to 1949
Description:

Pair of sling-back pumps of black calf leather. Shoes have a narrow platform and are open toe. Rounded throat on vamp, which is decorated with applied oval detailing in 3 layers. Center layer of black grosgrain, upper and lower layers of black leather. Oval cut-out in center of detail. Ankle-strap fastens with small rectangular black metal buckles. 3" black-lacquered French set-under heel similar to a spike form.

Handwritten in side of each shoe: "6 1/2 B / r28514 / 1510-6BF"
Stamped inside both shoes: "Palter DeLiso / Capri / Last"
Stamped in left shoe: "Palter DeLiso inc / New York City"
Right shoe with inlaid woven cloth label: "Neiman Marcus Co. Dallas / Fenwyn / Trade Mark Reg'd"

Physical Description:

Size: 6 1/2 B; 21 cm. long; 8 cm. at widest; 14 cm. at highest; Heel: 8.4 cm. (3") high along axis with cap.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1984.006.064
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc30218
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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