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A pair of Roman sandals worn as part of the Saint Mary's Diocesan School uniform. The sandals have a blue leather upper and a double layered brown rubber sole. They have a buckle on the front section of the upper and another buckle which can be secured over the ankle. Seven metal rivets are on the upper surface of each sole and the sandals have been stitched using white thread which is painted blue on the upper. "MADE IN NZ BY/I & B DOUGLAS/AUCKLAND/5" is stamped on the middle of the sole of both sandals. "M TIJSEN" is handwritten in black ink on the inside of both ankle straps.
Primary Maker
Media/Materials
Production Date
Circa 1970s
Subject Category
Credit Line
These sandals were worn by Miranda Tijsen.
Accession No
TM2003.231

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