Sling-Back Pumps

Description

Pair of black patent leather sling back pumps. Designed with slightly pointed rounded peep toes, the vamps are composed of two triangular panels of leather which join at points on instep, the join a diamond-shape of leather with circular center hole. The peep toe and the throat edged in black grosgrain ribbon. The sides near the toe-box are cut low, and flair back into the sling-back strap, which has a small black rectangular buckle. Modified French heel is covered with same black patent leather, and tapers almost to a thick "spike" heel shape. Designer's stamps inside shoes: Left shoe: "Palter ... continued below

Physical Description

Measurements : Length 22cm Width 8cm Height 11.5cm Heel 6cm (2 1/2") high on axis

Creation Information

Palter DeLiso 1940~.

Context

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 19 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • Palter DeLiso Palter DeLiso (New York, New York, USA) (est. 1930's by Daniel Palter and Vincent De Liso, closed ca. 1975?)

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Retailer

  • Neiman Marcus Co. Neiman-Marcus Co. (USA) (est. 1907 in Dallas, Texas, USA, by Herbert Marcus, Carrie Marcus-Neiman, and Al Neiman)

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Description

Pair of black patent leather sling back pumps. Designed with slightly pointed rounded peep toes, the vamps are composed of two triangular panels of leather which join at points on instep, the join a diamond-shape of leather with circular center hole. The peep toe and the throat edged in black grosgrain ribbon. The sides near the toe-box are cut low, and flair back into the sling-back strap, which has a small black rectangular buckle. Modified French heel is covered with same black patent leather, and tapers almost to a thick "spike" heel shape.

Designer's stamps inside shoes:
Left shoe: "Palter De Liso Inc. / New York City"
Both shoes: "Palter DeLiso / Dresden Last"
Retailer's label sewn into right shoe: "Neiman Marcus Co. Dallas / Fenwyn / Trade Mark Reg'd"
Handwritten maker's notation inside each shoe: "6 1/2 B / S 42947 / 1521-9BH ."

Physical Description

Measurements :
Length 22cm
Width 8cm
Height 11.5cm
Heel 6cm (2 1/2") high on axis

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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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Creation Date

  • 1940~

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Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • May 6, 2015, 4:58 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 21, 2015, 3:32 a.m.

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Palter DeLiso. Sling-Back Pumps, physical object, 1940~; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503730/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.