Re: [Authentic_SCA] Re: Interesting news for Shoe-makers
- On Jun 10, 2010, at 10:20 AM, porcelenhanc wrote:
>> I gave links to an NPR site on FB yesterday:I would love to hear from anyone (e-mail me off list, please) who is
>> It has an illo that gives a closer look at the stitching. Christie
>> Ward pointed it out.
>> Cheers, Folo
> After reading these articles I thought that the grass stuffed inside
> the shoe could also have been used for cushioning or perhaps even a
> sort of arch support. Walking on rocks without something to cushion
> one's feet could be painful.
motivated to make a replica of this shoe -- or the Ötzi shoe -- and
its grass stuffing, and donate it to a museum exhibit.
O (Dame) Christian de Holacombe, OL - Shire of Windy Meads
+ Kingdom of the West - Chris Laning <claning@...>
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