A sandal, consisting of a sole bound by a strap across the instep (Festus, s. h. v.).
Solea Spartea, a shoe or boot of Spanish brown (sparta
) used for protecting the diseased feet of cattle (Columell. vi. 12, 3).
Solea Ferrea, a shoe for horses and mules made of metal (Sueton.
), but bound on the hoof and not fastened with nails.