An Early Holocene Age Sandal from Owyhee County, Idaho
The article presents information on a sagebrush sandal that was discovered in a cave located on Hart's Creek in Owyhee County, Idaho. Found in 1929, the cave floor was reported to be covered with a layer of ash and also yielded five projectile points, two knives, a bone awl and a wooden bipoint. The article discusses the sandal and examines the production of perishable items in southern Idaho. Radiocarbon dating indicates that the sandal dates to the Pleistocene/Early Holocene era. The article also discusses the rarity of perishable items in southern Idaho.
Plew, Mark G. and Willson, Christopher A.. (2010). "An Early Holocene Age Sandal from Owyhee County, Idaho". Idaho Archaeologist, 33(1), 11-14.