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Sole of a sandal

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Sole of a sandal, covered with white priming; quite intact; small pegged holes near heel; round at toe. One of a pair with 72.4270.

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.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 24.7 x 8.9 x 0.6 cm (9 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

72.4271

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes