Wedding Slippers Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Wedding Slippers
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection

Contributor

  • Donor: Museum of the City of New York
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 1865

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Wedding shoes of off white kid leather. Designed with a square toe and throat, shoes have a large ruffled ribbon bow with tiny metal buckle set at top of toebox. Edge of upper bound with off-white satin ribbon. The low heel is of modified Cuban or Louis style, rounded at sides and back, covered in kid leather. Handwritten note: "My wedding slippers" S.S.D.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Slippers (Shoes)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Shoes (Footwear)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Shoes
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Customs - Weddings

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • End Date: 1865

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1965.013.023
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc114823

Note

  • Display 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.