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Gloves: early-20th Century batting gloves; c1928; NZCM335

Gloves: early-20th Century batting gloves; c1928; NZCM335
Gloves: early-20th Century batting gloves
About this object
Gloves like these were common on cricket pitches through the 1920s and 1930s. While gloves with more padding gradually took over, some batsmen continued to use these 'spiked' gloves through to the 1950s.
Date Made
Medium and Materials
Rubber padding; leather palm; cotton outer.
Equipment and Clothing Collection, New Zealand Cricket Museum
Credit Line
Donated by the estate of HW Osborn
Object Type
Batting Gloves
Object number

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