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Object Number: 7628B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: 18th Century - 1890
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1890
Section:Asian
Materials:Silk
Cotton
Wood
Gold Thread
Technique:Embroidered
Credit Line:Gift of Francis C. Macauley, 1890

Description

Pair of model woman's shoe for bound foot. Pink silk with gold, blue and white embroidery. Covered with green silk at top edges. Insides and high wedges are covered with white cotton. Black cotton is attached at ankle parts.


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