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This shoe is fashioned of reddish leather with black leather trim around the opening that extends over the toe portion as a scroll ornament. Though there is some suffing and cracking of the surfaces, the shoe is in good condition.

Provenance

From Qarara. 1903: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; 1903: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; August 27, 1903: received by the MFA. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Ottoman Period,

Findspot

Qarara, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1857a

Medium or Technique

Leather

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes