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Embroidered shoes, No. 3.

  • Category :
    [Usage]Garments & Accessories
    [Techniques]Textile
  • Treasure Number: North Section 152
  • Dimensions: L. 28.0, W. 8.4, H. at the back 3.0.
  • Materials & Techniques: The upper surface is covered with nishiki (colorful patterned weave silk) with flowers and birds design. The edges of sole are covered with nishiki with small flower design. The toes are furnished with embroidered flower shaped ornaments, the hem is decorated with paper string wound with nishiki. The insole and sole are covered with light green plain weave silk. Interlined with bast-fiber cloths including jute.