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(i) Sandal of leather. Sole of raw hide. Pair to (h). L foot. N. end of
Toe thong 6 cm.
from toe point. This was a stick 8mm. in diam.,
covered with bark either natural or applied. Fastened to this there
were gold hollow caps, 7 mm. in diam. at intervals of 1.3 cm.
Buckle Thin leather(?)
on base of papyrus. Extra piece <> shape at
back in front to strengthen.
Decoration of flower design embossed in leather, with gold caps as
Border pattern <> in leather.
Decoration of side similar. Lower part bound with strips of bark or
Treatment: Treated remains of tops with solution of Canada balsam in xylene
by means of a pipette.