ca. 1700 Pair of women's high heel shoes covered with floral blue silk damask, embroidered in silver thread (Museum Weissenfels, Schloss Neu-Augustusburg - Weissenfels, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany)

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ca. 1700 Pair of women's high heel shoes covered with floral blue silk damask, embroidered in silver thread (Museum Weissenfels, Schloss Neu-Augustusburg - Weissenfels, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany) From pinterest.com:ledovevgeniy18:костюм:

Form follows function. Once the job of bearing the Lady’s weight is done, then the shoe maker can focus on showing the wearer’s status. The closer shoe has a gap, but that could be by design or due to the ravages of time.

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