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Boots

Description:

Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with rounded toes, button closed along outer side, with 14 domed black glass buttons on each shoe. The low, stacked heels are rounded at sides and back, and are curved at front, and taper slightly to base.

Maker's label stamped inside: "The Krippendorf / Dittmann Co. / Cincinnati"
Stamped on sole: "3 36"
Stamped inside: "36 3 14522"

Creator(s): Krippendorf, Dittmann & Co.
Location(s): United States - Ohio - Hamilton County - Cincinnati
Creation Date: [1880..1915]  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Manufacturer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1880..1915]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Ohio - Hamilton County - Cincinnati
Date
[1880..1915]  
Description:

Pair of boots or "High Button Shoes" of black leather. The shoes, designed with rounded toes, button closed along outer side, with 14 domed black glass buttons on each shoe. The low, stacked heels are rounded at sides and back, and are curved at front, and taper slightly to base.

Maker's label stamped inside: "The Krippendorf / Dittmann Co. / Cincinnati"
Stamped on sole: "3 36"
Stamped inside: "36 3 14522"

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:

Measurements:
Length 22cm.
Width 7.5cm.
Height 20cm.
Heel 4cm, 1.5in.

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Contributor(s):
Series Title: Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1965.020.047
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc86985
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.