Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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lotus shoe
  • China
  • lotus shoe, late 1800s or early 1900s
  • Where object was made: China
  • silk, satin
  • Gift of Mrs. R. Boese
  • Not on display
  • 1950.0045

Shoe for bound foot with a light green heel. The upper part of the shoe has red satin with metallic couching. The ankle band is purple.