Where are these shoes from?

Germany
Japan
Italy
Argentina
These are chopines, platform shoes that were popular in Italy, es­pe­cial­ly Venice, during the Reneis­sance. Chopines became an article of women's fashion and were made in­creas­ing­ly taller; some extant examples are over 20 inches (50 cm) high.

Answers distribution

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flagthe United Kingdom
8%
28%
46%
16%
145
flagSpain
0%
36%
45%
18%
11
flagGermany
1%
32%
43%
22%
92
flagItaly
16%
27%
38%
16%
18
flagthe United States
4%
30%
37%
27%
99
flagNorway
5%
36%
36%
21%
19
flagPoland
3%
37%
35%
23%
4520
flagIndia
5%
35%
35%
23%
17
flagUnknown
4%
33%
33%
29%
24
flagthe Netherlands
0%
42%
31%
26%
19
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
33%
27%
38%
18

Gender

men33%
women35%
Germany
3%
2%
Japan
37%
36%
Italy
33%
35%
Argentina
25%
25%

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