Pumps

Description

Pair of ladies' red leather Mary Jane style pumps. Designed with rounded toes and closed by a low and thin Mary Jane strap and buckle just above the vamp. Sole of natural black leather with black wooden heel. Medium-height broad heel with a slight curve at the back, broadening to align with the heel seat and a slightly concave straight front, similar to a Cuban heel. Stamped on the shank inside left shoe in gilt: "Neiman-Marcus" Stamped on the shank inside right shoe in gilt: "Best shoes you can buy are the best buy! / Delman / De Luxe" Stamped ... continued below

Physical Description

Measurements: Length: 2 Width: 8cm Height 12.5cm Heel 6.5cm. / 2.5in

Creation Information

Delman 1950.

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

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Designer

  • Delman Delman (New York, New York, USA) (est. ca. 1918 by Herman Delman)

Donor

Retailer

  • Neiman-Marcus 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 ladies' red leather Mary Jane style pumps. Designed with rounded toes and closed by a low and thin Mary Jane strap and buckle just above the vamp. Sole of natural black leather with black wooden heel. Medium-height broad heel with a slight curve at the back, broadening to align with the heel seat and a slightly concave straight front, similar to a Cuban heel.

Stamped on the shank inside left shoe in gilt: "Neiman-Marcus"
Stamped on the shank inside right shoe in gilt: "Best shoes you can buy are the best buy! / Delman / De Luxe"
Stamped on the heel inside both shoes in gilt: Delman Logo (Image of a woman at a shoe fitting with the description: Delman / New York / Chicago / London / Paris)
Handwritten inside shoe: "C81092 / 5223-6aw / 6aa / Petti"

Physical Description

Measurements:
Length: 2
Width: 8cm
Height 12.5cm
Heel 6.5cm. / 2.5in

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Collections

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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

  • 1950

Coverage Date

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • July 2, 2012, 10:15 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 29, 2015, 1:31 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Delman. Pumps, physical object, 1950; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc86973/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.