Sandals card

Sandals

M11898

On display

Pair of sandals made of neatly plaited palm leaf woven on a diagonal that is typical of the New Kingdom. Ornamental edging with missing toe straps. Pointed toes. Sams Collection no. 183. Compare with William Matthew Flinders Petrie 'Sedment II' (London, 1924), p.25, pl. LIV.1; and similar sandals in 'Egypt’s Golden Age: The Art of Living in the New Kingdom 1558-1085 BC' (Boston, 1982), pp. 177-178, nos. 201 and 202.