Wedding Shoes

Description:

Pair of white kid ladies' shoes. Styled with pointed-toes, the white kid leather upper has a vamp decorated with geometric and stylized foliate designs in crystal beads. The shoes secure across instep with single ribbon tie on each, creating a "peep" just above toes. Lined in white leather. Natural brown leather sole. Heel is of medium height, rounded at back and tapering slightly to base. Similar to what would become a Cuban heel.

Maker's code stamped inside: "35-C 3021"

Worn by Norma Tiemann at her marriage to Val L. Lehmann in Brenham, Texas in 1907.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Washington County - Brenham
Creation Date: 1907
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 51
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1907
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Washington County - Brenham
Date
1907  
Description:

Pair of white kid ladies' shoes. Styled with pointed-toes, the white kid leather upper has a vamp decorated with geometric and stylized foliate designs in crystal beads. The shoes secure across instep with single ribbon tie on each, creating a "peep" just above toes. Lined in white leather. Natural brown leather sole. Heel is of medium height, rounded at back and tapering slightly to base. Similar to what would become a Cuban heel.

Maker's code stamped inside: "35-C 3021"

Worn by Norma Tiemann at her marriage to Val L. Lehmann in Brenham, Texas in 1907.

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:

Size 6.

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Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1965.020.008
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39004
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.