Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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markub (pair of men's shoes)
  • unknown Hawazma maker
  • markub (pair of men's shoes), 1983–1984
  • Where object was made: Kadugli, Kurdufān (present-day Southern Kordofan), Sudan
  • camel leather, metal
  • Object Height/Width/Length: each 9.5 x 11 x 28.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: each 3 3/4 x 4 5/16 x 11 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: KUEA Funds
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3254.a,b

The pair of loafer-like shoes is made of brown camel leather. They have a thick leather sole. They are undecorated.