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platform shoe
  • China
    active: China
  • platform shoe, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk
  • Object Length/Width: 12.7 x 6.4 cm
    Object Length/Width: 5 x 2 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mrs. R. Boese
  • Not on display
  • 1950.0042

Open-toed platform shoe covered with purple silk with gold wrapped and silk threads.