Anglo-Scandinavian Staeppescoh or Slipper"Type 1"
The typology is based on that used by Carlisle, although any errors in the interpretation here are likely to be mine. This one-piece-shoe from Jorvik generally resembles to the Lembecksburg Fohr Slipper.
This is a turnshoe. There is no upper binding stitch, except perhaps at the instep.
Sewing is most generally done with a 1 mm, or so, "thread" of leather lacing.
This design is based on a description found in Carlisle.
Footwear of the Middle Ages - Historical Shoe Designs/Number 3, by I. Marc Carlson. Copyright 1996
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