You are here

Steel Needles (shoemaker's kit)

Steel Needles (shoemaker's kit)

Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0021_019

Object Name

Gaelic: Snathadan a' Ghreasaich

English: Steel Needles - shoemaker's kit

Object Description/History:

46 needles (assorted) slightly curved.

They are all approximately the same length.

Maker/Made at:

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.

Method:

Location: Uig Museum Date: 24.02.04

Overall size: (millimetres)

Length: 80mm

Width:

Height:

Diameter:

Volume:

Title: Steel Needles (shoemaker's kit)
Record Type: Objects and Artefacts
Type: Shoemaker Tools
Period: 20th century
Record Maintained By: CEU
Subject Id: 11982