Shoes

Description

Pair of shoes of black patent leather and off-white translucent plastic(?). The shoes are designed with a gently pointed toe, in the spectator style. Toecap, heel, and edging of upper of black patent leather, the rest of the upper of an off-white translucent plastic with a woven texture. The edging along the upper is slightly scalloped, and the shoes are slingback style, with black patent leather straps around heels. The low heels taper to base. Shoe of black patent leather and white translucent plastic; spectator style; slingback. Low heels Brand label stamped inside: "Fiesa" Retailer's label inside: "Sakowitz / Houston" ... continued below

Physical Description

Measurements: Length; 25 cm. Width: 7.5 cm. Height: 6 cm. Heel: 5.5 cm. (2") high on axis with cap.

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. 197u.

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

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  • We've been unable to identify the creator(s) of this object.

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Retailer

  • Sakowitz Sakowitz (Houston, Texas) (est. 1902 in Galveston, Texas, USA, by Tobias & Simon Sakowitz, moved to Houston, Texas, in 1910, last store closed 1990)

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Description

Pair of shoes of black patent leather and off-white translucent plastic(?). The shoes are designed with a gently pointed toe, in the spectator style. Toecap, heel, and edging of upper of black patent leather, the rest of the upper of an off-white translucent plastic with a woven texture. The edging along the upper is slightly scalloped, and the shoes are slingback style, with black patent leather straps around heels. The low heels taper to base.

Shoe of black patent leather and white translucent plastic; spectator style; slingback. Low heels

Brand label stamped inside: "Fiesa"
Retailer's label inside: "Sakowitz / Houston"
Handwritten inside, partly illegible: "7 1/2B A66[illeg] / A158[illeg]"

Physical Description

Measurements:
Length; 25 cm.
Width: 7.5 cm.
Height: 6 cm.
Heel: 5.5 cm. (2") high on axis with cap.

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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

  • 197u

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  • July 2, 2012, 10:15 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Feb. 11, 2015, 12:21 a.m.

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Shoes, physical object, 197u; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc87019/: accessed June 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.