Footwear card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Footwear

56.20.240

Currently not on display

Child's shoe with thong stitched. Crushed with traces of linen stuck to sole. Collected by Rev. G J Chester (1864) and said to be from Thebes and of the 18th Dynasty. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Large area of surface loss, hard in places (some flexbility) tears in leather, cracked on sole, misshaped, fibres adhered to sole, surface dirt, label sellotaped to surface.