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Pair of Boots

20th century

Cotton, albumin and ox blood, silk embroidery floss, foil, silver

9 × 4 × 9 13/16 in. (22.86 × 10.16 × 24.89 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.224a-b
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Zhuang
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Pastoral Asia, Beijing, China or John Ruddy, Santa Fe, N. Mex. or Tribal Trappings, Chiang Mai, Thailand, to 2008; Ann B. Goodman Collection, Cambridge, Mass., 2008–15; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.