Small Size 40s Platform Shoes - Fantastic 1940s WWII Era Woven Sandals with Carved Asian Hut Scenes - Size 4/5 Hand-Carved Asian Tiki Huts

$ 75.00

All the best details in these terrific 1940s peep-toe sandals! They're hand-carved 40s platform shoes with vividly painted scenes showing a tiki hut and arching tree overhead. The uppers are finely woven straw with peach cotton trim & criss-cross wrapping to the ankles.

approximately 4/5 (unmarked)

Ball of Foot Width 2 5/8, Toe to Heel Length 8 7/8 Inches


None, probably made in the East and bought as a souvenir

Flaxen beige woven straw; natural beige handwoven fabric similar to pineapple cloth; peach cotton trim; lightweight wood painted cream, scarlet red and metallic gold

Soft natural cotton-like ties at ankle


Condition Detail
Barely used, the edges of wood have minor paint chips and occasional nicks, most of the studs that join uppers to wooden soles have some rust, two with minor rusty hue to nearby fabric, size is hand-inked to outsoles, nothing obvious when worn

Washing Instructions
If needed, wipe with a damp cloth

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