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ID number:  BIRRC-D0329(1-2)
Institution:  Research and Cultural Collections
Named collection:  Danford Collection of West African Art and Artefacts
Artist / Maker:  Unknown
Title / Object name:  Pair of leather shoes
Object type:  Leatherwork
Culture:  Possibly Hausa
Materials:  Black and brown leather
Measurements:  28 x 10 cm

These leather shoes have most likely been made for a man oweing to their flat soles and the fact that they are backless. Although their tribal origin is unrecorded, it is most likely that they are Hausa.

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