Shoe Stories: Podcast 2 - Pokkuri Geta



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Shoe Stories Podcast 2: Pokkuri Geta
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Pair of red lacquered pokkuri geta with chrysanthemum design. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum

The underside view of this red geta shows the hollowed out wooden sole with the bell fastened beneath the footbed. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum

Side view of red lacquered geta with chrysanthemum design; note the angled front for ease of walking. The gold metal cleat protects the knot that keeps the hanao or straps in place. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum

The underside view of this black geta shows the hollowed out wooden sole with the bell fastened beneath the footbed. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum

Pair of black lacquered pokkuri geta with crane design. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum

Side view of black lacquered geta with crane design; note the angled front for ease of walking. The gold metal cleat protects the knot that keeps the hanao or straps in place. Late 20th century.

Image 2010 Bata Shoe Museum


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