Heel Protectors

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1970s

GUSN

GUSN-258281

Description

Rectangular paper backing with attached rectangular plastic "bubble" containing a pair of white and off-white heel protectors; front and back of paper decorated with pink, black and white text and illustrations of shoes; heel protectors, size medium, are short cylinders with x-shaped opening in top of each.

Details

Descriptive Terms

covers (overlying objects)
paper (fiber product)
plastic (organic material)
rubber (material)
metal
Shoe
Plate, Heel

Inscription

"Heel Protectors/ 59(cent symbol)" (printed)
"Patent No. 2,875,534/ Made by Grossman French Heel Covers/ 1941 N. 31st Street, Phila.21, Pa." (printed)

Associated Building

Original To Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Grossman French Heel Covers

Object Type

Clothing -- Accessory

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 5 x 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Standen Tucker

Accession Number

1998.6345

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)