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: British Empire & Commonwealth
: clothing accessories
: Pair of child's sandals. Leather, with flat sole and stitched edge, 2 straps across with cream and black leather strips interlaced. White kid skin lining to straps. Given to Armine Wright upon the birth of his first child, Annabel, 1943, by a local man in Mogadishu. Still made and worn today according to women elders from Bristol's Somaliland community.
: British Empire & Commonwealth Museum Collection: Wright: Mogadishu, Somalia, East Africa, Africa: Mogadishu, Somalia, East Africa, Africa: Mogadishu, Somalia, East Africa, Africa
: 1943: 1943
: Transferred from the British Empire and Commonwealth Museum, 2012