Raffia zori (sandals)

Description
These raffia sandals were worn by a child in the barracks. They were made by weaving a few palm strands together.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sandals
date made
1943-1945
Physical Description
raffia (palm fiber) (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 3 in; 19.05 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
1986.3144.06
nonaccession number
1986.3144
catalog number
1986.3144.06
subject
Military
Cultures & Communities
Japanese American Internment Era
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, General
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title
Raffia zori (sandals)
Credit Line
Gift of Mabel Rose Vogel

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