Sandals

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period
605–30 B.C.


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1978.559a-b

Medium or Technique

Woven reed

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

a) plain matwork sandal with thong, some damage to sole
b) plain matwork sandal, perfect condition

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