Leather Hand Protector; 1979-0908-1

Name/Title

Leather Hand Protector

About this object

Donated by Mrs H Gupwell

A leather hand protector with strap and buckle. Hole to put thumb through. Raised piece with honeycomb metal plate for pushing needles. Used by sailors for sail mending.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Medium and Materials

leather, metal

Technique

leatherwork

Measurements

5cm W, 9cm L

Object Type

Personal Artifacts

Object number

1979-0908-1

Rights

All rights reserved

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