Straw sandal

Description
A warraji tthat was once commonly worn by people, now worn more by Buddhist monks. This type of footwear, like other Japanese shoes, permitted air to circulate around the feet in Japan’s humid climate.
Accession Loan No.
E2004/2
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
straw sandal
Simple Name
sandal
Full Name
sandal (waraji
Dimensions
whole length 254 mm; whole W 86 mm
Production Year High
1881
Production Country
Japan
Production Area Region
E
Production Continent
Asia
Family Group

Material
straw; rope; cloth; string
Function Name
footwear
Collection Area Region
E
Collection Continent
Asia

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