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Sail Rigger's Thimble

Description

Leather strap meant to be worn around the palm of the hand with an opening for the thumb. Metal thimble attached to center or palm area of strap. Used when making ship sails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
leather
metal
Object type
Textileworking T&E; Needleworking Equipment
Descriptive terms
leather
Leather
metal
Thimble
thimbles
Accession Number
1936.7
GUSN
38327

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