Pair of embroidered shoes worn by Chinese lady with deformed feet

Pair of embroidered shoes worn by Chinese lady with deformed feet (shoe) Pair of embroidered shoes worn by Chinese lady with deformed feet (shoe)

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Pair of embroidered silk shoes with wooden, silk covered heels, worn by Chinese lady with deformed feet, Chinese, 1870-1910

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A95134
Materials:
wood, silk, cotton and complete
Measurements:
overall: 162 mm x 150 mm x 60 mm,
type:
shoe
credit:
Wellcome Trust (Purchased from Stevens)