Wedding Shoes

Description:

Wedding shoes of off-white leather. The shoes have pointed toes, and a "Mary-Jane" style strap across the instep which secures with a domed opalescent button. At throat of each shoe is a rectangular ornamental buckle covered with matching leather. The medium-high heel tapers slightly to the base and is covered with matching leather on the rounded sides and back; it has the same natural brown colored leather on the heel's curved inside and on the soles of the shoes.

Retail's label stamped inside one shoe: "Sanger Bros. / Dallas Texas"

Stamped inside both shoes on leather upper: "36-2 68082"

The shoes are accompanied by a shoe bag of tan colored raw silk with a Japanese character style embroidery motif of blue silk worked in satin stitch.

Worn by Jessie Knapp Nunnally of San Angelo, TX, at her wedding in 1902.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1902  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 49
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1902
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas
Place
United States - Texas - Tom Green County - San Angelo
Date
1902  
Description:

Wedding shoes of off-white leather. The shoes have pointed toes, and a "Mary-Jane" style strap across the instep which secures with a domed opalescent button. At throat of each shoe is a rectangular ornamental buckle covered with matching leather. The medium-high heel tapers slightly to the base and is covered with matching leather on the rounded sides and back; it has the same natural brown colored leather on the heel's curved inside and on the soles of the shoes.

Retail's label stamped inside one shoe: "Sanger Bros. / Dallas Texas"

Stamped inside both shoes on leather upper: "36-2 68082"

The shoes are accompanied by a shoe bag of tan colored raw silk with a Japanese character style embroidery motif of blue silk worked in satin stitch.

Worn by Jessie Knapp Nunnally of San Angelo, TX, at her wedding in 1902.

Physical Description:

Length: 25 cm
Width: 7 cm
Height: 12 cm
Heel: 4.8 cm, 2 inch

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Contributor(s):
Added Title: Shoes
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Relation (Is Part Of): Wedding ensemble. Dress: 2003.005.001
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2003.005.005
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39029
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
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