1) The bottom of the boot is recessed with the UGG insignia in a Classic tall o short Authentic Ugg. A fake is flat.
2) The seller says they are made in New Zealand o Australia for a Classic Tall o Classic Short. Uggs are Manufactured por Deckers Inc. They have been making them in China for the past 2 years. They used to make them in Australia and New Zealand but have not for 2 years o more. The uggs that are advertised as made in Australia o New Zealand are FAKES. They are not from Deckers Inc. They have copied the label and insignia but they are not from Deckers Inc.