Asian ethnic minority artifacts textiles, tribal arts, primitive Asian Ethnic Artifacts
Pair of Antique Chinese Lotus shoes

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Textiles: Pre 1910: item # 1172069

Please refer to our stock # TC397 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4
detail 5 detail 6 detail 7

Asian Ethnic Artifacts
307 Oxford Place
Atlanta, GA 30307

Guest Book

Pair of Antique Chinese Lotus shoes
Sourced from an old estate, this pair of lotus shoes came with a hand written tag/label sewn to the back of one heel and a red paper the shape of the inner sole place inside on of the shoes. The paper is at the point flaking and disintegrating and the writing is in old Chinese and no longer readable. Because of the "tag and label, I suspect that these shoes were presented as a "gift" to a Western missionary, teacher or friend. The shoes are in wonderful condition with the exception of the front lacing threads. The soles show only the faintest trace of dirt at the toes.

Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2013 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help