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Afghanistan

Child's house shoes. Silk embroidered sheepskin upper.

Middle 20st century

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Afghanistan

Child's shoes. All camel leather.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Boy's shoes. All camel leather.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Child's wooden stilted sandal.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Child's wooden stilted sandal.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Child's stilted sandal. Wood.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Farmer's shoes. All leather with hobnailed soles and horse-ironed heels.

Early 20st century

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Afghanistan

Peacock-tail army officer parade boots.

Middle 19th century

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Afghanistan Maz?r e sharif

Child's boot socks for wearing in mules and shoes. All woollen upper, leather sole.

Middle 20st century

10

Afghanistan T?sh Goz

Uzbek Tribe-ladies bridal shoe. All gold plated silver, carnelian quartz gemstone decoration, felt insole.

Late 19th century

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Algeria Ahaggar Mountains

Tuareg Tribe-men's sandals. Leather upper, multi layered leather sole.

Middle 20st century

12

Armenia

Men's bridal shoes - Pakistani import.

Middle 20st century

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Armenia

Men's farmer's shoes. With insocks; 'Tregh'.

Early 20st century

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Armenia

Men's farmer's shoes. With insocks; 'Tregh'.

Early 19th century

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Australia

Aborigine Tribe-ritual men's shoes. 'Kurdaitcha'-emu feather and camel hair braided upper.

Middle 20st century

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Azerbaidzjan

Ladies bridal shoes.

Early 20st century

17

Bangladesh South Bengal

Fish shaped 'Paduka' toe knob sandal. Carved one piece wood, brass tipped wooden toe-knob.

Middle 19th century

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Bangladesh South Bengal

Fish shaped 'Paduka' toe knob sandal. Intricately carved one piece wood.

Middle 19th century

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Belgium La Louvière

Wooden shoes 'Sabots de Gille' for local carnival.

Middle 20st century

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Belgium Wallonia region

Farmer's clogs. All oakwood, red paint decoration.

Early 20st century

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Belgium Borinage

Miners head. All leather.

Late 19th century

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Belgium

Child's clog. Wood, carved.

Early 20st century

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Belgium

Child?s clogs 'Klepper'. Wood.

Early 20st century

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Belgium

Ladies clogs. Leather instep strap, all wood with carved decoration.

Early 20st century

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Belgium

Ladies winter shoes - Worldwar II. Braided straw upper, rabbit fur lining and collar beech wood sole, car-tire 'anti-slip' studs.

Middle 20st century

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Belgium

Child's clogs. All wood, decorated with Belgium flag.

Middle 20st century

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Belgium Flanders

Cattle dealers clogs. Wooden dress clogs.

Early 20st century

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Bhutan Thimbu

Men's boots 'Tshoglam'. Felt upper with coloured cloth and leather appliqu?s, multi layered cloth wedge, leather sole.

Middle 20st century

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Bhutan Thimbu

Men's half boots 'Tshoglam' Felt upper with coloured cloth and leather appliqu?s multi layered cloth wedge, leather sole.

Middle 20st century

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Bhutan Thimbu

Men's boots 'Tshoglam'. Silk upper with coloured cloth and leather appliqu?s, multi layered cloth wedge, leather sole.

Middle 20st century

33

Bolivia Tarabuco region

Platform dress-up sandal with silver buckles.

Early 20st century

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Bolivia

Men's sandal. Tooled leather upper, multi layered wood-pegged leather soles.

Middle 20st century

35

Bosnia and Herzegovina Gorazde

Men's Opanke style shoes. All leather, hemp laces.

Early 20st century

36

Botswana Maun

Bushman's sandals 'Tsumwhe'. One piece elephant skin.

Early 20st century

38

Brazil Rio de Janeiro

Child's mules. Leather upper with cloth strap decoration, wooden sole.

Early 20st century

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Brazil

Ladies Mules. Leather upper, wooden sole.

Early 20st century

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Brazil

Girl's mule. Leather upper, wooden sole.

Early 20st century

41

Bulgaria Rhodopes mountains

Gold thread embroidered house shoes.

Late 20st century

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Bulgaria

Child's house shoes. Kidskin upper with cloth and silver wire embroidery.

Late 18th century

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Burma

Slippers. Velvet upper leather sole.

Late 19th century

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Burma

Embroidered velvet slippers with leather soles.

Late 19th century

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Burma

Slippers. Velvet upper parchment soles.

Late 19th century

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Burma

Buddha slippers. All leather covered with gold paste, mirrored and coloured glass.

Middle 19th century

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Burma

Men's slippers. Cloth covered,straw and cotton braided y-string upper, cloth covered straw insole, sundried hide soles.

Late 19th century

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Burma Rangoon

Child's slippers. Cloth covered, leather lined, braided hemp y-string upper, wooden stilted sole, tin plate re-enforcements.

Early 20st century

49

Burma

Yao-Tribe - ladies ankle boots. Cotton upper with cotton embroidery, cloth covered straw soles.

Early 20st century

50

Cameroon

Ladies pump. Multi color cloth upper and insole, leather outsole, men made lining.

Middle 20st century

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Cameroon

Men's mule. Boa constrictor leather upper, gazelle leather lining and welt, rubber sole.

Middle 20st century

52

Cameroon

Men's mule. Sheepskin leather with lizzard insert upper, sheepskin lining, leather sole and heel.

Middle 20st century

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Cameroon

Men's mule All leather upper, multi layered leather sole and heel.

Early 20st century

54

Cameroon

Men's shoes. Leather upper, multi layered sole, car-tire heel.

Middle 20st century

56

Canada North West

Cree-Indian Mukluk. Cow hide with rabbit-fur.

Late 20st century

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Canada North East

Chipe Wyan-Indian Moccasins. Smoked moose hide.

Late 20st century

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Canada North East

Chipe Wyan-Indian Mukluks. Caribou native tanned leather, beaver fur and multicolour glass beads.

Middle 20st century

59

Canada North West territories

Dogrib-Indian Mukluks. Smoked moose hide, beaver fur, glass beads.

Late 20st century

60

Canada South East

Algonquian-Indian ankle wrap child's moccasins. Smoke tanned deerskin, cloth cuffs, glass beads.

Late 20st century

61

Canada N.W. Mackensie Bay

Gwich'in-Indian moccasins. Smoke tanned moose hide, beaver fur, glass beads.

Late 20st century

62

Canada Saskatchewan

Blackfoot-Indian moccasins. Brain tanned deerskin, glass beads.

Late 20st century

63

Canada North West territories

Dene-Indian moccasins. Brain tanned moose hide, glass beads.

Late 20st century

64

Canada Great Slave Lake region

Slavey-Indian moccasins. Moose hide, beaver fur, porcupine quills.

Late 20st century

65

Canada North West

Gwich'in-Indian child's mocassins. Moose hide, beaver fur, stroud, glass beads.

Late 20st century

66

Canada Saskatchewan

Blackfoot Indian Tribe-men's moccasins. Brain tanned deerhide, glass beads, commercial leather sole, tongue missing.

Middle 20st century

67

Canada Ontario

Men's miner clogs imported from UK. Leather upper with carved decoration, wooden sole, horse-shoe sole and heel re-inforcement.

Late 19th century

70

Canada British Columbia

Winnenbago Indian Tribe-ladies (Squaw) 'Pow-wow' moccasins and leggings. Glass beaded cloth covered brain tanned buckskin.

Middle 20st century

71

Canada Old Crow Yukon

Gwich'in Indian Tribe-men's winter boots. All caribouskin, sole dehaired.

Middle 20st century

72

Canada Baffin island

Baffinland Inuit Tribe-men's boots 'Kamiks'. All dehaired sealskin.

Early 20st century

73

Canada Alberta

Cree Indian Tribe-men's boots 'Mukluks' for snow-shoes. Smoke tanned moosehide upper, canvas shaft, rik-rak trimming.

Middle 20st century

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Canada Labrador Peninsula

Labrador Inuit Tribe-child's mocassins. All sealskin, glass bead decoration.

Early 20st century

75

Canada Yukon

Inuvialuit Tribe-ladies boots. Sealskin upper, dehaired sealskin pleated soles.

Middle 20st century

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Canada Baffin Islands

Baffinland Inuit Tribe-woman's 'Kamiks'. Haired sealskin with complex designs inlaid in the shaft, dehaired sealskin bottom.

Middle 20st century