Hand made using black silk fabric, and the old traditional methods, these boots are detail with embroidery on each side of the vamp with butterflies toward the...
It is a charming example of a Chinese woman's needlework and is in excellent condition. Each side opens separately and me...
This tiny pair of wooden shoes are meticulously carved, with pierced work on both sides and the soles of each shoe...scarcely 2 inches long...excellant condition
may be sold as set or Priced Separately
The hat stand on the left side comes apart into 2 pieces and stands 11" high.
The stand on the right also comes apart into 3 sections with 2 pieces in each section. This stand is 12" tall.
The embroidery pattern on these lotus shoes has always mystified me. There is a woman and an animal that is possibly intended to be a giraffe. I vaguely remember some bits of information. The Chinese first heard about the African giraffes from verbal and written descriptions. They were fascinated wit...
Made and used during the late Qing Dynasty, the quality of the materials and workmanship clearly show that this purse was used by a woman of means. Unfortunately, this use has left...
This Many Westerners have been told that the Miao et...
Collars range from 5.5 to 6 inches across and 3inches to 3.5 inches long.
The head dress hat is 25 inches long and is in excellent condition.
Presumably, the interior layer of fabric was from pieced of fabric from other garments.
there are no rips and no tears but clearly these shoes were worn numerous times.
The case is 9+ inches long with silk cord for drawstrings, elaborately knotted and tasseled.