Medieval Ankle Buckle Turn Shoe
The Medieval Ankle Buckle Turn Shoe is period constructed turn shoe. Constructed and sewn by hand. Linen thread is used for the edge to edge seem to connect the leather of the multiple piece upper shoe together and uses the edge / flesh seem to attach the shoe to the hard vegetable tanned sole. The shoe is constructed inside out and turned right side out as the last step. The buckles are brass reproductions of the buckles found on this shoe at Dordrecht. The buckle straps are tunnel stitched inside the boot. There is no external stitching.
The Medieval Ankle Shoe is perfect for any of the strictest of reenactment groups.
Available for Men and Women, the Medieval Ankle Shoe is available in black and brown. Colors of brown can vary, depending on leather availability. Shoes may be any color from tan to dark brown.
From Dordrecht & Reimerswaal. Dated 14th & 15th Century. This shoe appears in Stepping Through Time, by Olaf Goubitz on page 214 figure 6f.
Optional lugged, anti slip, or crepe soles are not offered for the Medieval Ankle Shoe.