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Pair of boots

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Artist Unknown (China)

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pair of boots, Artist Unknown (China)
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Medium: Textiles, Costume Accessory (Do Not Use) | silk,leather,metal thread,brass,glass
Size: 28 5/8 x 22 3/4 (length of sole) in. (72.7 x 57.8 cm)
Creation Place: Asia, China
Culture: Asia, China
Style: 19th century, Ch'ing dynasty
Physical Description: Boots, pair, of pale lavendar silk, uppers and blue silk vamp satin, embroidered with dragons, bats and clouds in couched silver threads. Brass studs, animals have staring green glass eyes. Built up leather platform soles painted white on edges. to acco
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The John R. Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 42.8.326a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009