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This pair of leather shoes, dating from the late 1700s to early 1800s are thought to have been found in the French Prisons at Edinburgh Castle. Between 1757 and 1814, well over a thousand of prisoners were held in the labyrinth of vaults below Crown Square.
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Late 17th Century-18th Century
265 x 115 x 90mm
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