2013, 18 January
Western University News
"Family footwear find shows new side to Roman military"
http://communications.uwo.ca/western_ne ... itary.html
"By looking at someones shoes, you can tell a lot about the person wearing them. That old adage certainly rings true when looking at childrens shoes from ancient Rome. Just ask Elizabeth Greene, a Classics professor, who, at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America this month, presented research showing children of Roman military families wore footwear that reflected their social status."