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Chinese Ethnic Minority Miao Womans embroidered boots

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Chinese Ethnic Minority Miao Womans embroidered boots
This pair of antique Miao boots were made by a young woman from Song Tao to be worn for festivals. The thick sole has iron hob nails to make walking easier on the hills and terraces. The vamp is made from cotton fabric and is heavily embroidered with cottton thread using satin and chain stitch techniques. The upper part of the boot is also made of cotton fabric.

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