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Re: [ANE-2] Arguably not the oldest shoe in the world

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  • Peter T. Daniels
    The claim is the oldest _leather_ shoe (this one beats out Iceman s by a few centuries). The story mentions older extant footwear. -- Peter T. Daniels
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      The claim is the oldest _leather_ shoe (this one beats out Iceman's by a few centuries). The story mentions older extant footwear. --
      Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...

      From: eliot braun <eliotbraun@...>
      >To: ANE <ANE-2@yahoogroups.com>
      >Sent: Thu, June 10, 2010 2:09:41 AM
      >Subject: [ANE-2] Arguably not the oldest shoe in the world
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      >http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/10/science/10shoe.html?ref=global-home

      >Quite interesting, although unless one discounts sandals as "shoes", then this is arguably not the oldest found; that distinction may go to sandals from the "Cave of the Warrior", published by Tamr Schick in an IAA Monograph no.5, 1998.
      >
      >Eliot Braun, Ph D
      >Sr. Fellow WF Albright Institute of Archaeological Research, Jerusalem
      >Associate Researcher Centre de Recherche Français de Jérusalem
      >PO Box 21, Har Adar 90836 Israel
      >Tel 972-2-5345687, Cell 972-50-2231096

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