Re: [medieval-leather] Re: Another interesting source
- At 12:40 PM 8/9/2005, Marc wrote:
>Most of the old pictures are in black and white I haven't seenIt's a nice book. For me it had one of the very few pictures of a leather
>this book before, so thank you for the citation. The sandal may be
>new. I've seen this poulaine before (and should note that the upper
>has been attached to a sole that it doesn't belong to - not an
>uncommon practice in old museum pieces), but this is the best picture
>I've seen of it. I'll have to check my other old broad toes, but i
>think this one may be new. Thank you.
jacketed glass bottle. I'd found descriptions and sketches before, but
this it the only photo of a surviving example I've come across. There are
a lot of nice razer sharp photos of a lot of objects in this volume. It
was well worth the effort to get a used copy, for me.
Ron Charlotte -- Gainesville, FL
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