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Date Range From
1945
Date Range To
1960
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
LEATHER, COTTON
Catalogue Number
P20000047005
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Material Type
Artifact
Date Range From
1945
Date Range To
1960
Materials
LEATHER, COTTON
No. Pieces
2
Height
0.6
Length
37.9
Width
18.2
Description
PAIR OF WHITE LEATHER GAUNTLETS. THE CUFF IS STIFFENED PATENT LEATHER. CUFFARE FLARED; SIDE UNDERNEATH THUMB IS STRAIGHT, BUT OTHER SIDE FLARES OUT INTOA ROUNDED POINT. UNDERSIDE OF CUFFS ARE VERY SMOOTH AND ALMOST UNMARKED.UPPER SIDE OF CUFFS ARE ROUGHER AND MORE WEATHERED. INSIDE EACH CUFF, WRITTEIN FELT PEN IS "MEN", IN GOLD, AND "R.C.L. #4 LETH.", IN RED. RED INK HASBLED. INSIDE OF CUFFS ARE LINED WITH WHITE COTTON.
Subjects
ARMAMENT-BODY ARMOR
Historical Association
ASSOCIATIONS
History
STANDARD BEARER’S GAUNTLETS, WORN BY MEMBERS OF THE ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION COLOUR PARTY DURING PARADES AND CEREMONIES. SEE P19970073015-GA FOR LEGION HISTORY.
Catalogue Number
P20000047005
Acquisition Date
2000-12
Collection
Museum
Images
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Other Name
PAIR MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
LEATHER, WOOL, BRASS
Catalogue Number
P19960112004
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Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
PAIR MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS
Date Range From
1960
Date Range To
1970
Materials
LEATHER, WOOL, BRASS
No. Pieces
2
Height
2.77
Length
38.6
Width
21.5
Description
PAIR BLACK LEATHER MOTORCYCLE GAUNTLETS. CARDBOARD-LINED FOREARM PROTECTORS, WITH STRAP ACROSS UPPER WRIST. RED SNAP WITH CLUB AND "PERRIN" MARKED ON TOP. SECOND BRASS SNAP FOR ADJUSTING BESIDE. LINED WITH WHITE WOOL. CREASES IN PALMS AND OUTER HAND AREAS.
Subjects
ARMAMENT-BODY ARMOR
Historical Association
SAFETY SERVICES
History
MOTORCYCLE CORPS FORMED IN LATE 1940S, AND OPERATED UNTIL THE MID-1980S. SEE P19960112001-GA FOR MORE HISTORY ON MOTORCYCLE CORPS. *UPDATE* IN 2014 COLLECTIONS ASSISTANT JANE EDMUNDSON CONDUCTED A SURVEY OF ART OBJECTS, INCLUDING SOME DONATED BY THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES. FOR A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE LETHBRIDGE POLICE COLLECTION, SEE RECORD P19960112001. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CITY OF LETHBRIDGE POLICE SERVICES AND TRANSCRIPTS OF INTERVIEWS AND CORRESPONDENCE WITH CURRENT AND FORMER LETHBRIDGE POLICE, SEE PERMANENT FILE P19960112000.
Catalogue Number
P19960112004
Acquisition Date
1996-0
Collection
Museum
Images
Less detail