The kossu textile is in excellant condition. It is sur...
The case is 9+ inches long with silk cord for drawstrings, elaborately knotted and tasseled.
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...