A black shoe with gold and mint green fabric . The toe of the shoe is designed to look like an animal's face.
There is an oval shaped sticker with the word "liang an" in Chinese on the inside. There is also a rectangualr paper with a black and white design and Chinese characters on the inside of the shoe. The rectangular paper is severly teared with a section missing and is lifting off from the fabric.
This shoe (1989.002.030) and 1989.002.029 make one pair.
Also called wensheng or scholar’s shoes
|Title||Gold and black shoe with animal face|
|Dimensions||H-3.5 W-3.75 L-9.75 inches|
|Collection||Chinese Musical and Theatrical Association|