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Object ID # 2005.014.002
Object Name Glove, Fielder's
Title Baseball Glove (Catcher's Mitt)
Lexicon category 9: Recreational Artifacts
Date 20th-century
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Red-brown & black leather, three-fingered, left-handed first baseman's baseball glove (mitt). It has a black edging. There is leather thong lacing (leather-laced). There are black-finished metal grommettes. No maker's identification is present.
Makers mark None observed
Provenance The age and provenance is unknown. It is very likely an early 20th-century item. It was owned by someone in the Petty family of Holstein, Grey County.

It was last owned by Jim Petty of Riverview, New Brunswick.
Collection Sporting & Recreational Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Leather/Metal/Thread/Dye
Dimensions L-28 cm
Found Holstein, Township of Southgate, Grey County
People Petty, Jim
Subjects Baseball
Sporting goods
Search Terms Holstein (village of)