PLATE XXX

AFRICAN SANDALS

No. 1

AFRICAN sandals, Niger River district, of leather, and of admirable design and workmanship; the ringed receptacle for the great toe is a feature in the sandal.  In the collection of the Author.

No. 2

A SIMILAR pair of leather sandals, from the same locality, the upper strappings being somewhat more elaborate and ornamental.  In the collection of Cole Ambrose, Esqr.