University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 21104D
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Qing Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Ming Dynasty - 1898
Early Date: 1368
Late Date: 1898
Section:Asian
Materials:Leather
Textile
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Livingston, 1898

Description

One of a pair of black satin shoes, thick white soles. Part of official costume of mandarin of 2nd rank. Looks like a pair of boots.


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