Pair of knob sandals

East African, possibly Zanzibar
19th–early 20th century


Object Place: Zanzibar, possibly, East Africa

Dimensions

8.3 x 9.2 x 27.9 cm (3 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

43.1762a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood with brass nails

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Wood platform studded with brass nails on tops. Mushroom-shaped studded toe knobs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection