Woman's Shoe for Bound Foot


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Woman's Shoe for Bound Foot   (1957.02.0028B)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Clothing
  4. :
  5. Footwear
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Probably Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 1644-1911 CE
Culture Chinese, Manchurain?

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 12.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 8.6 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.2 cm
Weight 20 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Silk
Manufacturing Processes Sewing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Pink (2.5R 7/6 ) -ns Grayish Yellow ( 2.5Y 7/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description

Flat (no heel). Upper of pink brocade decorated with alternating panels of green/floral, glue and white geometric/ and black ribbons. Pointed toes. Side covered in perforated cotton. White cotton lining, back cotton tab.

Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Vera L. Ricker
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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