Shoes, mens, leather / rubber, used by Jim McClelland, made by Bally, Switzerland, 1985 - 1999.
Pair of slip-on loafer shoes, of cemented construction with a round toe and stacked heel. The shoes consist of black leather uppers, featuring an extended tab, underneath which the edges of the quarters are joined by a piece of elastic. A decorative band of leather is attached across the top of the tab. The shoes are lined in a synthetic plush fabric. The insole and half sock are in leather. The heel is leather with a rubber top piece and the sole is also in leather, reinforced at the waist with four metal nails. Brand name stamped on the sock.
Trademark on sock of shoe, text stamped in gold, 'HARVEY', following text perpendicular, 'BALLY / of Switzerland'.
Manufacturing details on underside of tab, stamped in silver '8 1/2F 54537 [/ / 0] / MADE IN SWITZERLAND'.
Shoe size on waist of sole, stamped in leather '8 1/2'.
[Manufacturer] on heel, embossed text repeated over two lines 'NORA'.