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Shoes67 of 110Mystery pair of  U.S. Army military boots, WW II?Wooden Florsheim Shoe Forms
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Posted 3 years ago

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Chinese shoes for bound feet, mid-1900. The tradition of foot binding resisted in China during the XX Century even after the practice was outlawed.

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  1. Vestaswind Vestaswind, 3 years ago
    This tradition is the creepiest of them all. What a great find.
  2. dr.sideshow, 3 years ago
    Yeah, the practice of foot binding sure was gruesome. I spotted these shoes in a beautiful little shop in Amsterdam.

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