Sandals

Description

Pair of woman's sandals of pink and silver metallic leather, white leather, and black patent leather. Insole/sole of silver leather with pink leather inner section. Across instep is narrow band of pink, white, and black leather segments set with a single square black faceted gem mounted in silver colored metal. A second matching strap extends from insole, curves across instep, threads through a similar band, then continues around back of heel and back down to reattach to insole on same side it began. This band also set with two square faceted black gems. 3" high spike heel is thick, covered ... continued below

Creation Information

Rodo (Florence, Italy) 2009.

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

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Description

Pair of woman's sandals of pink and silver metallic leather, white leather, and black patent leather. Insole/sole of silver leather with pink leather inner section. Across instep is narrow band of pink, white, and black leather segments set with a single square black faceted gem mounted in silver colored metal. A second matching strap extends from insole, curves across instep, threads through a similar band, then continues around back of heel and back down to reattach to insole on same side it began. This band also set with two square faceted black gems. 3" high spike heel is thick, covered with black patent leather on sides and back and brown leather as sole on front.

Designer/Maker's label stamped on insole at heel: "RODO / Since / 1956" within wreath.

Impressed in sole: "RODO / [outline of hide] Vero / Cuoio / Made in Italy / 36"

With applied sticker on sole showing pictograms indicating what materials make up the parts of the shoe.

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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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  • 2009

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  • July 2, 2012, 10:15 p.m.

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  • July 12, 2012, 10:31 a.m.

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Rodo (Florence, Italy). Sandals, physical object, 2009; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc87112/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.