Wedding Shoes

Description

Wedding shoes of off-white leather. The shoes have pointed toes, and a "Mary-Jane" style strap across the instep which secures with a domed opalescent button. At throat of each shoe is a rectangular ornamental buckle covered with matching leather. The medium-high heel tapers slightly to the base and is covered with matching leather on the rounded sides and back; it has the same natural brown colored leather on the heel's curved inside and on the soles of the shoes. Retail's label stamped inside one shoe: "Sanger Bros. / Dallas Texas" Stamped inside both shoes on leather upper: "36-2 68082" The ... continued below

Physical Description

Length: 25 cm Width: 7 cm Height: 12 cm Heel: 4.8 cm, 2 inch

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 1902.

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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. It has been viewed 65 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Wedding Shoes
  • Added Title: Shoes

Description

Wedding shoes of off-white leather. The shoes have pointed toes, and a "Mary-Jane" style strap across the instep which secures with a domed opalescent button. At throat of each shoe is a rectangular ornamental buckle covered with matching leather. The medium-high heel tapers slightly to the base and is covered with matching leather on the rounded sides and back; it has the same natural brown colored leather on the heel's curved inside and on the soles of the shoes.

Retail's label stamped inside one shoe: "Sanger Bros. / Dallas Texas"

Stamped inside both shoes on leather upper: "36-2 68082"

The shoes are accompanied by a shoe bag of tan colored raw silk with a Japanese character style embroidery motif of blue silk worked in satin stitch.

Worn by Jessie Knapp Nunnally of San Angelo, TX, at her wedding in 1902.

Physical Description

Length: 25 cm
Width: 7 cm
Height: 12 cm
Heel: 4.8 cm, 2 inch

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  • Wedding ensemble. Dress: 2003.005.001

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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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Is Part Of : Wedding ensemble. Dress: 2003.005.001

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  • 1902

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  • July 25, 2011, 5:53 p.m.

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  • April 30, 2012, 3:03 p.m.

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Wedding Shoes, physical object, 1902; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39029/: accessed April 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.