Rare Antique Pair of Korean Men's Flannel Boots
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Korean: Textiles: Pre 1910: item # 1170473
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|Rare Antique Pair of Korean Men's Flannel Boots (Mok-hwa). Court officials in the late Joseon Period wore these flannel boots with their official costumes. Commoners were allowed to wear such boots on only one day in their lives, on their wedding day. They were borrowed as part of the village-owned set of wedding costumes. 11.5 x 8 x 3.5 inches, 29 x 20 x 9 cm.|