Striped sandals

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


Dimensions

a: length: 26.0 cm (10 1/4 in) b: length: 26.5 cm (10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.558a-b

Medium or Technique

Woven reed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

These woven reed sandals with red and white striped soles and red braided thongs are similar, but are not a pair.

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