Sandals



Hilton Price Number
HP91
Object Type
Clothing, Sandal
Materials
Fibre/textile (from plants and animals) (Papyrus) | Plant products (Palm leaf)
Provenance
Egypt, Thebes/Luxor
Measurements
Length: 10¼ inches
Number of Elements
2
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

Sandals; a pair made of palm leaves and papyrus, the bands or layers of which are alternately stained red, as are the toe and ankle straps. L. 10¼ in. Thebes.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.

Last modified: 28 Jul 2021

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