Shoes

Description

Pair of sling-back shoes of hot pink brocade. The s hoes are designed with gently pointed toe. The toebox is of a single piece of brocade, cut in a slight wave from toe to instep, and sewn to create "petal" effect. Sling-back strap of same fabric, fastening at back of heel. Heel modified Louis style, tapering to base. Designer's label stamped inside: "Salvatore Ferragamo / Florence / Italy" Stamped on sole: "Hand made in Italy" Handwritten inside: "DM 845 / 788 4 1/2B"

Physical Description

Measurements: Length: 23 cm Width: 8cm Height: 12cm Heel: 7cm (3 3/4") high on axis w/cap

Creation Information

Ferragamo 1967.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Description

Pair of sling-back shoes of hot pink brocade. The s hoes are designed with gently pointed toe. The toebox is of a single piece of brocade, cut in a slight wave from toe to instep, and sewn to create "petal" effect. Sling-back strap of same fabric, fastening at back of heel. Heel modified Louis style, tapering to base.

Designer's label stamped inside: "Salvatore Ferragamo / Florence / Italy"
Stamped on sole: "Hand made in Italy"
Handwritten inside: "DM 845 / 788 4 1/2B"

Physical Description

Measurements:
Length: 23 cm
Width: 8cm
Height: 12cm
Heel: 7cm (3 3/4") high on axis w/cap

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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  • 1967

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  • Nov. 5, 2012, 12:51 p.m.

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  • March 20, 2014, 1:34 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Ferragamo. Shoes, physical object, 1967; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc114934/: accessed February 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.