These shoes were displayed in a glass case alongside a Bishop’s lace under-gown in the museum of Ciutadella Cathedral. They are made of silk and are hand-embroidered. He seems to have had small feet.
I found more up-to-date footwear in an independent shop in the Yorkshire village of Hebden Bridge:
I wonder if the owner of this well-used walking boot ever came back to Borrowdale looking for it:
Thanks to Cee for her Black & White Challenge: Shoes, Boots and Slippers.
2 thoughts on “The Bishop’s Best Shoes and other Footwear.”
These are amazing shoes you have captured 😀
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Thank you Cee. Once again your challenge got me hunting through old files!
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