Name/TitleGloves: early-20th Century batting gloves
About this objectGloves 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.
Medium and MaterialsRubber padding; leather palm; cotton outer.
CollectionEquipment and Clothing Collection, New Zealand Cricket Museum