Sling-Back Shoes Metadata

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  • Main Title Sling-Back Shoes


  • Manufacturer: Herbert Levine
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: Herbert Levine (Company) (USA, est. 1949 by Herbert (1916-1991) and Beth Levine (1914-2006), closed 1975, revived under new ownders 2008) Herbert Levine ran the business, while Beth Levine was the primary designer of the shoes
  • Designer: Levine, Beth Katz
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Levine, Beth Katz (b. Patchogue, Long Island, USA, 1914 - d. New York, New York, USA, 2006), Primary designer of Herbert Levine shoe company.


  • Retailer: Neiman Marcus
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Donor: Les Femmes du Monde
    Contributor Type: Organization


  • Creation: 197u


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  • Content Description: Pair of shoes of beige leather. The heeled shoes are designed with slightly pointed closed toe-box, with a large, non-functional curved rectangular textured metal buckle across instep. Sling-back in style, the shoes have a strap of same leather extending from either side of toe-box back, around heel, through short straps at sides, and buckling with small metal buckles at outside ankle. Low, 1 3/4" modified kitten heel. Designer's label inside: "Herbert Levine" Retailer's label inside: "Neiman Marcus" Handwritten inside strap: "7a 2. 4223.9L / 58189"
  • Physical Description: Measurements: Length: 25 cm Width: 8cm Height: 10cm Heel: 4cm (1 3/4") high on axis w/cap


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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source


  • Coverage Date: 197u
  • Place Name: United States - New York - New York City
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Dallas County - Dallas


  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC


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


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

Resource Type

  • Physical Object


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 1978.008.001
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc114936