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Shoe

  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, excavated)

  • Date:

    ca. 1600 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tanned leather (modern thread)

  • Museum number:

    T.605-1913

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Left shoe of leather with round toe and open side. Only one latchet (left side) is remaining, originally tied over tongue (parts missing).

Place of Origin

London (possibly, excavated)

Date

ca. 1600 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tanned leather (modern thread)

Dimensions

Length: 22.5 cm, Height: 6.6 cm

Descriptive line

Left shoe of leather with round toe and open side, remains of latchet fastening over tongue.

Production Note

Found at building sites in London and its neighbourhood in the early 20th century.

Materials

Leather

Techniques

Tanning

Categories

Archaeology; Footwear; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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