Pair of lotus-foot shoes

Pair of lotus-foot shoes
Pair of lotus-foot shoes
Maker:
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk
Dimensions:
4 x 9 x 4 cm (1 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Accession Number:
1997.68a-b
Acquisition Date:
1997-06-27
Credit Line:

Gift of Merrill Randol Sherwin

Exhibition History:

Arts of the Americas: Identity Crisis-7/26/97-1/16/98
Canton to Nantucket: Chinese Export Art from the Permanent Collection (DY), 9/06 - 1/07

Red silk embroidered shoes: blue, purple, and white silk floss; quilted silk soles; approx. 3" long.

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