Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of lotus shoes
  • China
  • pair of lotus shoes, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • cotton, silk, leather, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width: 5 x 16 cm
    Object Height/Width: 1 15/16 x 6 1/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. R. Boese
  • Not on display
  • 1950.0023.a,b
Description
Exhibitions

Pair of shoes for bound feet that are red, white and gray cotton with a red silk inset and colored silk embroidery. The shoes have a leather heel and sole.