More Details Penguin slip-on leather upper sandal.Approx. 0.8" flat heel.Leather and canvas thong strap.Slightly sunken footbed.Rubber outsole for traction."Split" is imported. About Penguin:An American classic, the Penguin brand of clothing got its start in 1955, inspired by creator Abbot Pederson's love of golf and his (taxidermied) penguin pal, Pete. The collection has grown from the original and still beloved golf shirts to include a range of sportswear.