Pumps

Description:

Pair of plum purple satin pumps. The shoes are designed with a rounded toe, and plain uppers. The low heel is of a modified Louis or Cuban style, set in, and covered with matching fabric. Partly lined in white kidskin leather.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - New York - New York City
Creation Date: 1881~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 14
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1881~
Coverage:
Place
United States - New York - New York City
Date
1881~  
Description:

Pair of plum purple satin pumps. The shoes are designed with a rounded toe, and plain uppers. The low heel is of a modified Louis or Cuban style, set in, and covered with matching fabric. Partly lined in white kidskin leather.

Note:

These shoes were made/dyed to match a dress worn as a wedding dress about 1881.

Note:

This object was part of the Dallas Museum of Fashion collection. Founded in 1960 by the Fashion Group, Inc. of Dallas, the collection comprised important items of historic and current fashion. It was housed in the Apparel Mart, Dallas, and operated as the Dallas Museum of Fashion from 1960 until 1971. It moved to what was then North Texas State University in 1972, and became the Texas Fashion Collection.

Physical Description:

Measurements:
Length: 24 cm
Width: 7.5cm
Height: 10cm
Heel: 4cm (1 1/2") high on axis w/cap

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1966.043.001 c-d
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc38992
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.