Scandinavian Ankle Boot

"Oseberg 303"

A turnshoe design that can be dated to the 850s AD.

This design is based on a description found in Hald. Note that the seam running down the centerline of the vamp in the picture is decorative only.

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Footwear of the Middle Ages - Historical Shoe Designs/Number 51, by I. Marc Carlson. Copyright 1996
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