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Leather from sole of Shoe 1, comprising a double thickness of leather split into two parts at heel and toe. The waist is broad and the toe medium-pointed. The sole is worn away inside the tread and at the back of the heel. There are punched holes for stitching.
- early 7thC
- Excavated/Findspot: Sutton Hoo, Ship-burial Mound: 1
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Suffolk,Sutton (parish),Sutton Hoo)
- Length: 23.1 centimetres
- Width: 8.4 centimetres (tread, reconstructed)
- Width: 6.7 centimetres (waist)
- Width: 5.5 centimetres (heel)
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCS4341
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