High-Heeled Shoes Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title High-Heeled Shoes
  • Series Title Dallas Museum of Fashion Collection

Contributor

  • Donor: Ward, Mrs. Warren E.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1925/1929

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: One pair of woman's high-heeled shoes with split t-strap, forming an inverted "V" from vamp to strap. The shoes are covered in a metallic copper/bronze silk textured weave and edged in gold metallic finished leather. The Boulevard set-under heels are lacquered with a metallic gold finish and set with rhinestones. One shoe with label inside: "Wise Shoe / For Every Occasion" Both shoes with hand-marked notations: "6 1/2 aa / D30014 / 11-564" Some rhinestones on the heels have been replaced at some point in the past with other rhinestones that do not quite match the original stones.
  • Physical Description: Shoe is 17.1 cm. wide x 25 cm. long x 13 cm. high. Heel is 6.5 cm. (2 1/2") high on axis, including cap. Size 6 1/2 AA.

Subject

  • 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

  • Start Date: 1925

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: 1966.021.022
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30053

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.