Chopines, 1590-1610 Italy, the Met Museum “ The chopine was a tall clog worn in primarily in Venice from the 15th to the early 17th centuries. While most examples are between three and five inches tall, some specimens of over a foot tall survive....
1590-1610, Italy Pair of women's platform shoes (chopines) - Tooled leather over wood, with metallic braid
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Lotus Shoes China. 19th century Silk, cardboard and plaster; Source of Entry: unknown (formerly in the collection of Counts Stroganov). 1920s
Victorian roller skates
A pair of the first roller skates which were invented in London in 1897. Known as "Road Rollers", they were incredibly popular, especially with businessmen who used them to skate to and from work. On a smooth surface skaters could reach speeds of 16 miles per hour though each of the contraptions weighed around 40 lbs.