Metal Lotus Shoe 5 inches (Ornament) - Anthony Van Lam

Anthony Van Lam

Metal Lotus Shoe 5 inches (Ornament)

The 'Metal' lotuses as these deformed feet were euphemistically called, were regarded as pieces of art and objects of sexual desire. ... Foot binding had to start early at the age of 5 to 8 years before the arch of the foot had fully developed.

Metal is a 5 inches Lotus shoe