Wedding Slippers Metadata

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Title

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

Contributor

  • Former owner: O'Bannon, Frances Thomas
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Donor: Steakley, Mrs. John W.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1886~

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Pair of wedding slippers of ivory kid leather. The shoes are designed with rounded toes, and have a large matching bow with layered ends, and a large ruffle of same across vamp. Uppers are edged with satin ribbon. Modified Louis or Cuban heel, flaring at base.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Shoes (Footwear)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Slippers (Shoes)
  • 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

  • Coverage Date: 1886~
  • Place Name: United States

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: 1969.026.001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc114887

Note

  • Display Note: Worn by Frances Thomas at her wedding to Joseph T. O'Bannon, December 19, 1886 or 1887.
  • 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.