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  • X-Rays Reveal Gnarled Remains of Ancient Roman Military Sandal

    X-Rays Reveal Gnarled Remains of Ancient Roman Military Sandal

    At first blush, the remains of an ancient Roman sandal look more like little gnarled carcasses than footwear. But upon closer inspection and using X-rays, archeologists say the shoe parts they found at an ancient military site are unusually well preserved. Discovered at a roughly 2,000-year-old fort near Oberstimm, a village in Bavaria, Germany, the…