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A FASHIONABLE YOUNG LADY SEATED BY STEPS in OLD CHINA   The above image is from a group of original 1895-1935 glass lantern slides depicting scenes and people in pre-WW2 China.

A FASHIONABLE YOUNG LADY SEATED BY STEPS in OLD CHINA The above image is from a group of original 1895-1935 glass lantern slides depicting scenes and people in pre-WW2 China.

1912, Manchu woman in foreground -- see men in the background, dressed in Han clothing

1912, Manchu woman in foreground -- see men in the background, dressed in Han clothing

Antique-Chinese-Lotus-Silk-Shoe-amp-Plaster-Cast-of-Bound-LOTUS-FOOT-Act-Size-RARE

Antique-Chinese-Lotus-Silk-Shoe-amp-Plaster-Cast-of-Bound-LOTUS-FOOT-Act-Size-RARE

Foot Binding began in the early T'ang dynasty & became popular because men thought it attractive. A young girl soaks her feet in warm water or animal blood & herbs. Toe nails are clipped & feet massaged. Then every toe but the big toe is broken & the foot is wrapped with cloth. Every few days, it is rewrapped & put into smaller shoes until it is only 4 in long. Foot binding died out in the early 20th century. Some elderly Chinese women survive today with disabilities related to bound feet…

Foot Binding began in the early T'ang dynasty & became popular because men thought it attractive. A young girl soaks her feet in warm water or animal blood & herbs. Toe nails are clipped & feet massaged. Then every toe but the big toe is broken & the foot is wrapped with cloth. Every few days, it is rewrapped & put into smaller shoes until it is only 4 in long. Foot binding died out in the early 20th century. Some elderly Chinese women survive today with disabilities related to bound feet…

Moroccan woman, 1890 | Her specific group can be identified by the interesting o-link chain she’s wearing around her neck.

Moroccan woman, 1890 | Her specific group can be identified by the interesting o-link chain she’s wearing around her neck.

Africa | Lega warriors.  Belgian Congo || Vintage postcard; ca. 1920/30

Africa | Lega warriors. Belgian Congo || Vintage postcard; ca. 1920/30

Хятадын шувуун хөлтэй охидууд.

Хятадын шувуун хөлтэй охидууд.

Men on horseback Cameroons 1931-32. Cam II. Binoc XI.15. Men On Horseback.This image looks contradictory. Africans on horseback, looking very like Mediaeval European. Perhaps a good example of intercultural influence.

Men on horseback Cameroons 1931-32. Cam II. Binoc XI.15. Men On Horseback.This image looks contradictory. Africans on horseback, looking very like Mediaeval European. Perhaps a good example of intercultural influence.

The Beja of Sudan are believed to have originally been a Berber tribe

The Beja of Sudan are believed to have originally been a Berber tribe

Lovely postcard depicting girls and boys in front of a Bedouin house.Edited by the Bisharin Bazaar, Assuan. Bilingual imprint at back. Mint, unused.

Lovely postcard depicting girls and boys in front of a Bedouin house.Edited by the Bisharin Bazaar, Assuan. Bilingual imprint at back. Mint, unused.