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Shoemaker's Tools (tin with tacks)

Shoemaker's Tools (tin with tacks)

Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0021_011

Object Name

Gaelic: Tacaidean a' Ghreasaich

English: Shoemakers tools (tin with tacks)

Object Description/History:

Tin - light brown, maker Lambert and Butler - Warlock "Rich Dark Flake" Tobacco tin
with logo "Nothing Left To Chance".

Bottom of tin "Two Ounces" patent. Reg DES.n/794715 - PAT No.425.312.

Tin contains segs and nails.

Maker/Made at: Lambert and Butler

User/Used at: Grasabhaig and Gleann Ruadh, Geshader by shoemaker

Donor Information: Angus Macdonald 13 Carishader, tools used by his father
Donald Macdonald, The Geshader Shoemaker.


Location: Uig Museum Date: 24.02.04

Overall size: (millimetres)

Length: 97mm

Width: 57mm

Height: 22mm



Title: Shoemaker's Tools (tin with tacks)
Record Type: Objects and Artefacts
Type: Shoemaker Tools
Period: 20th century
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 11969