Wedding Shoes Metadata

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Title

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

Contributor

  • Former owner: Lehmann, Norma Tiemann
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Donor: Lehmann, Mrs. Charles L.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1907

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Pair of white kid ladies' shoes. Styled with pointed-toes, the white kid leather upper has a vamp decorated with geometric and stylized foliate designs in crystal beads. The shoes secure across instep with single ribbon tie on each, creating a "peep" just above toes. Lined in white leather. Natural brown leather sole. Heel is of medium height, rounded at back and tapering slightly to base. Similar to what would become a Cuban heel. Maker's code stamped inside: "35-C 3021" Worn by Norma Tiemann at her marriage to Val L. Lehmann in Brenham, Texas in 1907.
  • Physical Description: Size 6.

Subject

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

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1907
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Washington County - Brenham

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: 1965.020.008
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39004

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.