Pair of Uzbek Woman's Shoes

Pair of red velvet woman’s shoes or ankle boots, with a floral motif in heavy gold (possibly metal) embroidery. Glass beads in white, red and green adorn the shoes within the pattern created by the embroidery. The toes are turned upwards and there is fur trim around the ankles. The sole and heel is of one piece (with a metal plate overlain), and is impressed with oval and hemi-spherical outlines.

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