Boots

Description:

Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, lace closed along center front with laces 13 holes high. At top of toe box is decorative seaming creating a "V" shape. The low, stacked heels styled as a modified Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, tapering at center then flaring very slightly at base, and with curved front section. Sole of black leather. Lined in cream cloth and black leather.

Partly illegible retailer's(?) mark stamped inside uppers: "Linkhau... / Memphis Tenn"

Handwritten notation inside uppers: "236 6788"

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Tennessee - Shelby County - Memphis
Creation Date: 1890
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 39
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1890
Coverage:
Place
United States - Tennessee - Shelby County - Memphis
Date
1896  
Description:

Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, lace closed along center front with laces 13 holes high. At top of toe box is decorative seaming creating a "V" shape. The low, stacked heels styled as a modified Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, tapering at center then flaring very slightly at base, and with curved front section. Sole of black leather. Lined in cream cloth and black leather.

Partly illegible retailer's(?) mark stamped inside uppers: "Linkhau... / Memphis Tenn"

Handwritten notation inside uppers: "236 6788"

Physical Description:

Length: 26 cm
Width: 7 cm
Height: 19 cm
Heel: 2.3 cm (1")

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2001.007.010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39028
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.