kind of costly shoe of a saffron colour (Poll. 7.99), worn exclusively by
women. It was also called βουκίδιον.
on Aristophanes (Frag.
342 quotes Aspasius (on Aristot.
58 a) to the effect that it was an Ionian shoe worn
especially by the Ionian women. It is mentioned also by Alexis
98, 7, Kock).