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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Japan
Italy
Argentina
answers
flagSpain
0%
40%
50%
10%
10
flagGermany
1%
31%
43%
24%
86
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
32%
41%
17%
126
flagItaly
17%
23%
41%
17%
17
flagNorway
5%
36%
36%
21%
19
flagPoland
3%
37%
35%
23%
4215
flagthe United States
3%
32%
34%
28%
88
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
26%
33%
40%
15
flagUnknown
8%
16%
33%
41%
12
flagIndia
6%
37%
31%
25%
16
flagthe Netherlands
0%
47%
29%
23%
17

Gender

men32%
women35%
Germany
3%
2%
Japan
37%
37%
Italy
32%
36%
Argentina
25%
24%

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