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[Black velveteen straps, Waialua, Hawaii]

[Black velveteen straps, Waialua, Hawaii]
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strap
L: 13 in, Circum: 1.5 in
velveteen
twine

Waialua, Hawaii, unknown

(2004.1.86)

Gift of Barbara Kawakami

Description

1 pair of geta or zori straps : velveteen, twine ; each 13 x 1.5 (circumference) in.

Black velveteen straps for geta or zori stuffed with pink fabric and natural twine; velveteen toe loops to anchor to front of footwear. Twine extends out from straps for anchoring to sides of footwear. Two pieces: right (A) and left (B) side.

History
To be used for dressy occasion footwear.

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