Musuems collections with chopines (number of pairs held in parenthesis)

Bally Shuhmuseum, Felsgarten, Shoenenwerd, Switzerland. (3)

The Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (3)

Brooklyn Museum of Fine Arts, Brooklyn, New York, USA. (at least 1)

Casa Davanzati, Florence, Italy. (1)

Civiche Raccolte di Arte Applicata, Milan, Italy. (1)

Museo della Calzatura at the Castello di Vigevano, Italy. (1)

Musee Cluny, Paris, France. (2)

Museo Correr, Venice, Italy. (at least 2)

Museo Diocesano, Solsona, Lerida, Spain. (at least 4)

Museo de Indumentaria, Barcelona, Spain. (?)

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA. (14)

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England. (1)

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