One of a pair of silk shoes for a young child of purple silk, decorated in the shape of a fish with a flap of turquoise silk imitating a tail on ankle. Vamp embroidered with couched gold thread in design of flowers, scales and fins to look like fish. Eyes and moustache applied in couched gold thread and green tassles. Lined with white cotton. Cotton sole with three flower heads embroidered on the underside.
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