Boots

Description:

Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of tan leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, are of tan leather which close along center front with laces, 19 holes high. Medium/high heels styled as a modified boulevard or Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, flaring to base, and with curved front section. Heels covered with matching leather. Sole of tan leather.

Stamped on lining: "H.Seligmann / Seguin, Tex." and "356 10146"

Stamped on sole is a wreath containing an image of a shoe and label "Duchess".

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Guadalupe County - Seguin
Creation Date: 1900
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 21
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Guadalupe County - Seguin
Date
1900  
Description:

Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of tan leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, are of tan leather which close along center front with laces, 19 holes high. Medium/high heels styled as a modified boulevard or Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, flaring to base, and with curved front section. Heels covered with matching leather. Sole of tan leather.

Stamped on lining: "H.Seligmann / Seguin, Tex." and "356 10146"

Stamped on sole is a wreath containing an image of a shoe and label "Duchess".

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 3 1/2 to 4.

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Contributor(s):
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: 1969.021.003
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39019
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.