Objects
Festive footwear. Nanais
Festive footwear. Nanais
Title
Festive footwear
Ethnic groups
Nanais
Territory
Ussuri Krai, river Anyui, village Takhsale
Date
late 19th - early 20th century
Collectors-person
Rubrics
Costume
Material
Cloth: cotton; cloth: velvet; leather (Siberian Roe Deer – Capreolus pygargus Pallas)
Dimensions
height 29.0; length 26.0
Number
РЭМ 1871-32/1
Annotation
Amur type footwear. The vamp cut from one piece with the sole and side parts is made from wild goat leather; the toe is turned up and puckered. Low tops of white canvas are decorated with black embroidered velvet (spiral foliage ornament). Such footwear was worn by young men on solemn occasions.