Toggle-Latchet Shoes



This concept covers a number of shoes, from low shoes to boots, as will be seen.  It appears to have been quite popular in a number of places.

The basic single toggle latchet shoe can be seen in

The double toggle latchet ankle shoe can be seen in

The triple toggle latchet ankle shoe can be seen in

There are several forms of latchet attachments found in the examples, for example in Shoes and Pattens, and The Bryggen Papers:

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Footwear of the Middle Ages - Historical Shoe Designs/Number 36, by I. Marc Carlson. Copyright 1996, 1999
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