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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answers
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
30%
45%
16%
150
flagSpain
0%
36%
45%
18%
11
flagGermany
1%
34%
42%
22%
94
flagthe United States
4%
31%
37%
27%
100
flagNorway
5%
36%
36%
21%
19
flagItaly
15%
31%
36%
15%
19
flagPoland
3%
37%
35%
23%
4587
flagIndia
5%
35%
35%
23%
17
flagUnknown
3%
34%
34%
26%
26
flagthe Netherlands
0%
40%
30%
30%
20
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
33%
27%
38%
18

Gender

men33%
women35%
Germany
3%
2%
Japan
37%
36%
Italy
33%
35%
Argentina
25%
24%

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