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Cow Mouth Shoes

Product code: 31118155200
characterised by a flat body and a wide tip
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Cow Mouth Shoes
The Cow-mouth shoe appeared in the early 16th century and were worn by both men and women. During the time this type of shoes became a typical part of the clothing of the Landsknechts. The shoes shape is characterised by a flat body and a wide tip, and is decorated with elliptical recesses similar to the slotted clothing the Landsknechts are known for. A strap with a buckle across the instep closes the shoe. The sole has been fitted and fixed with stable nails. 
Details:
Material: cow hide
Upper leather: approx. 3 mm
Sole leather: approx. 6 mm

Weight 1.76kg
Product Code 31118155200