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the world’s oldest shoe

10 Jun

Happy friday, shoe-lovers! And happy birthday to the lovely Stacey!

I haven’t taken my SPD photo for today yet but was just reading about the discovery of the world’s oldest shoe and thought it would be worthy of note on SPD!

world's oldest shoe

the world's oldest shoe, 5500 years old

A woman’s size four, it was made from a single piece of cured cowhide a thousand years before the Great Pyramid of Giza was built – and four hundred years earlier than the erection of Stonehenge.

read more here.

Don’t know about you guys but this shoe-lover here thinks this is pretty damn neat!