Riding Boots

Description:

Pair of lady's riding boots of black/dark brown leather. The "high button shoes" are designed with pointed toes gently rounded at tips, the boots lace up along the back with 12 holes/hooks. Lined in white fabric. High heels are rounded at sides and back, flaring slightly to base, and curved at front. Black leather soles.

Hand-written note: "3-13 / 38405 / 413"

Retailer's label stamped in gilt, mostly illegible: "Portland Ore"

Brand stamped in gilt: "STEPINSHU / Trade Mark / Pat. Applied"

Stamped in sole: "WICHERT"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oregon - Multnomah County - Portland
Creation Date: 1900/1920  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 34
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900/1920
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oregon - Multnomah County - Portland
From 1900 to 1920
Description:

Pair of lady's riding boots of black/dark brown leather. The "high button shoes" are designed with pointed toes gently rounded at tips, the boots lace up along the back with 12 holes/hooks. Lined in white fabric. High heels are rounded at sides and back, flaring slightly to base, and curved at front. Black leather soles.

Hand-written note: "3-13 / 38405 / 413"

Retailer's label stamped in gilt, mostly illegible: "Portland Ore"

Brand stamped in gilt: "STEPINSHU / Trade Mark / Pat. Applied"

Stamped in sole: "WICHERT"

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 3B

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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: 1966.018.025
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39006
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.