Sling-Back Pumps

Description

Pair of sling-back pumps of brown suede. Designed with somewhat "sided" toe - tapering along sides to a flattened curve at tip - the toes have a small triangular opening creating a peep toe. The toe-box has a 3/8" high platform, and is decorated with copper-colored stitching forming a grid set on the diagonal, the squares formed each containing a copper stud of either X or Circular shape. Throat of vamp cut to a gentle point. Plain sides sweep up to sling-back strap, which has small brown shaped buckle. The almost 3" high French heel is covered in the same ... continued below

Physical Description

Measurements : Length 21.5cm Width 7.8cm Height 13cm Heel 7.5cm. (2 7/8") 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. 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 sling-back pumps of brown suede. Designed with somewhat "sided" toe - tapering along sides to a flattened curve at tip - the toes have a small triangular opening creating a peep toe. The toe-box has a 3/8" high platform, and is decorated with copper-colored stitching forming a grid set on the diagonal, the squares formed each containing a copper stud of either X or Circular shape. Throat of vamp cut to a gentle point. Plain sides sweep up to sling-back strap, which has small brown shaped buckle. The almost 3" high French heel is covered in the same brown suede.

Designer's stamps inside shoes:
Left shoe: "Palter De Liso Inc. / New York City"
Both shoes: "Palter DeLiso / Capri 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 / S6403 / 2410-2BW"

Physical Description

Measurements :
Length 21.5cm
Width 7.8cm
Height 13cm
Heel 7.5cm. (2 7/8") 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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  • 1940~

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  • May 6, 2015, 4:58 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 21, 2015, 3:50 a.m.

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Palter DeLiso. Sling-Back Pumps, physical object, 1940~; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc503782/: accessed October 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.