The History of Foot Binding in China

How and why were the feet of young Chinese girls bound?

Mütter Museum Educator Marcy Engleman walks us through the history and methods of foot binding.

       Watch the video and answer the questions below.

The Mütter Museum helps the public appreciate the mysteries and beauty of the human body while understanding the history of diagnosis and treatment of disease.

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