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Leather shoe with heel piece and straps of same material; interior filed with red cloth; somewhat flattened, but complete. Laces still in place.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way. (Accession date: June 28, 1872)

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian,

Dimensions

Width x length: 10.8 x 28 cm (4 1/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

72.4764

Medium or Technique

Leather and textile

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes