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Christie No.: 175
Country: France
Site: Paris: Museum, Musée de Cluny
Object Type: Garment, sandal
Date: c. 1173
Dimensions: h. 12cm, w. 24cm (h. 4.7 in., w. 9.4 in.)
Subject Terms:
Bird
Ornament



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Bibliography: Schoefer, M. & Lestoquoit, D., "Restoration of a Twelfth-Century Liturgical Sandal at the Museé Historique des Tissus in Lyons," Conservation of Tapestries and Embroideries (1987), pp. 45-46; figs. 12-14

Paris, Musée de Cluny, Soieries et autres textiles de l'antiquité au XVIe siècle (2004), pp. 246-247 cat. 130; fig. p. 247