Ancient Egyptian Sandal

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Dana Murray
published on 12 September 2016
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Dating to 400-600 C.E., this pair of sandals features extensive leather-tooled decoration on the footbed, a design detail would have only been appreciated when the sandals were removed.

From the Bata Shoe Museum collection in Toronto, Canada.

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Dana Murray
Researcher with interest in the art, architecture and religion of ancient Greece and the Near East.

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Murray, D. (2016, September 12). Ancient Egyptian Sandal. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Murray, Dana. "Ancient Egyptian Sandal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 12, 2016.

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Murray, Dana. "Ancient Egyptian Sandal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 12 Sep 2016. Web. 02 Dec 2020.

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