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Object ID # 1972.083.001
Object Name Stick, Field Hockey
Title Commercially-Produced Shinty Stick
Lexicon category 9: Recreational Artifacts
Date Late 19th-c?
Made Unknown
Place of Origin London, United Kingdom
Description One wooden field hockey stick. Stamped on it is "C? or J? MUHLHAUSER'S NACHFOLGER, WEIN. I" (seems to be German) and "--------------- LONDON." Black thread is wrapped around the handle end.
Makers mark Maker's mark is hard to read
Provenance Manufactured in London, England.

Owned by David Skelton's grandfather (name not given), who died about 1962, when he was 80 years of age. He lived near Corbetton in the Shelburne area for most of his life.

David Skelton (of Owen Sound) inherited it.
Collection Sporting & Recreational Equipment, 19th-c Collection
Material Wood/Finish/Thread/Ink
Dimensions W-4.5 L-99.8 D-2 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
Subjects Field Hockey
Games
Sports