This is a typical pair of Silla gilt-bronze shoes, which have traces of cloth having been attached to the inside. Considering that they were unearthed around the feet of the occupant of the tomb, these shoes are presumed to have been worn on the feet of the deceased.


  • Title: Gilt-bronze Shoes
  • Creator: unknown
  • Date Created: Silla, 5th century
  • Location: Geumgwanchong Tomb in Noseo-dong, Gyeongju, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, Korea
  • Type: metal work
  • Rights: Gyeongju National Museum
  • Medium: L 28.5㎝

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