Sandal

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Dimensions

Length: 25.8 cm (10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.560

Medium or Technique

Woven reed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Sandal with matwork sole, red border and decorated thong

Provenance

By 1931: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; 1931: lent to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer; 1978: given to the MFA by Mrs. Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer