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

Gloves: early-20th Century batting gloves; c1928; NZCM335
Name/Title
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
c1928
Medium and Materials
Rubber padding; leather palm; cotton outer.
Collection
Equipment and Clothing Collection, New Zealand Cricket Museum
Credit Line
Donated by the estate of HW Osborn
Object Type
Batting Gloves
Object number
NZCM335
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