sandal (clothing: footwear)

Museum record card: 'Pair of flat leather sandals (probably originally dyed green) with red leather straps and decorated with embroidery in leather strips of different colours (different designs on each sandal).' The sandals are rectangular shaped. There is a small diamond shape made from white plastic thread in each of the four corners. The sandals are not identical in size.

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