Boots

Description:

Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of gray/very pale blue leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes rounded at the tips, lace closed along center front with laces 16 holes high. The high heels are rounded at sides and back, tapering to center and flaring back out at base, and are curved at front. The sole is of tan leather. Shoes are lined in matching leather and off-white cloth.

Retailer's stamp on lining: "Byrn's Boot Sh [partly illeg] / Kansas City"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Missouri - Jackson County - Kansas City
Creation Date: 1908/1910  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 37
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1908/1910
Coverage:
Place
United States - Missouri - Jackson County - Kansas City
From 1908 to 1910
Description:

Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of gray/very pale blue leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes rounded at the tips, lace closed along center front with laces 16 holes high. The high heels are rounded at sides and back, tapering to center and flaring back out at base, and are curved at front. The sole is of tan leather. Shoes are lined in matching leather and off-white cloth.

Retailer's stamp on lining: "Byrn's Boot Sh [partly illeg] / Kansas City"

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.

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Added Title: Shoes
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1968.044.002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39015
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.